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Advice given to the Saints of Provo, Utah, by President Young

Advice given to the Saints of Provo, Utah by President Brigham Young, and repeated to Ben. H. Bullock by his father, Benjamin Kimball Bullock, and his mother, Martha E. Bullock.

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President Young said, "'Save all pins, needles, buttons, buckles, nails, leather, pieces of cloth and rags, because the day will come when it will be almost impossible to secure them. Save your crusts and dry bread, delicious puddings can be made from them; save bacon rinds, tallow, and grease for making soap. Do not waste anything, for the time will come when it will be hard to get these things, and they will be greatly needed.

"'An inland Empire will be established in these valleys of the mountains, which will be a place of refuge for millions of people to gather to, when the great day of the judgments of God comes upon the earth, and the righteous come here for safety. Our people will go East, West, North and South, but the day will come, when they wil…