[Abraham Owen Woodruff]
Worked very diligently on this political matter. Pres[iden]t. [Lorenzo] Snow said: It is the will of the Lord that we should do all that is in our power to bring about the election of [First Counselor] Geo[rge]. Q. Cannon to the U.S. Senate.
[Abraham Owen Woodruff Diary, as quoted in Minutes of the Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1910-1951, Privately Published, Salt Lake City, Utah 2010]