[President Wilford Woodruff]
Jan 1, 1891 This is New Years day And the year that has been looked upon by many as one of the most important years of the world. There is a Combination of all the wicked Men & Devels through the press and pulpit to destroy the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day [Saints] from off the Earth. Wickedness of Every kind is increasing throughout the World.
[Wilford Woodruff's Journal: 1833-1898 Typescript, Volumes 1-9, Edited by Scott G. Kenney, Signature Books 1993, http://amzn.to/newmormonstudies]