[Franklin D. Richards]
30 officials & letters were read and addresses affirming that church influence had been used to effect a Repub. majority at Logan on the 7th inst.
... Dyer said whether true or false the impression is out that the church influence is used to promote Republicanism and hoped that this evil might be remedied. ...
[Diary Excerpts of Franklin D. Richards, 1887-1897, http://amzn.to/newmormonstudies]