[John Henry Smith]
I called upon Prest. Joseph F. Smith and talked over the financial condition of the church. The church is in debt about two million two hundred and fifty thousand dollars.
[Source: Jean Bickmore White (editor), Church, State, and Politics: The Diaries of John Henry Smith, Signature Books in association with Smith Research Associates, Salt Lake City, 1990, http://bit.ly/johnhenrysmith]