[Franklin D. Richards]
[To protect assets from the Edmunds Act] Pres[iden]t. G[eorge]. Q. Cannon & F[ranklin]. S. Richards discussed on the methods to be adopted to effect properly the transfer of authority of Trustee to President and of Property from Trustee to Stake Corporations, and of receiving & paying 'Tything' to that of 'donations,' much instruction, given many questions asked & answered. That all corporations may understand and act uniformly.
[Franklin D. Richards 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]