Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Brigham Young” in chapter 15 of Colonel William Preston Johnston, The Life of General Albert Sidney Johnston : His Service in the Armies of the United States, the Republic of Texas, and the Confederate States.:
...ary, made the following remarks in allusion to the salt embassy, declaring at the same time that the Mormons expected extermination at the hands of the army.
An act of civility was tendered by Brigham Young , and you might, if you please, construe it under the circumstances rather as an act of submission.
He sent salt to the troops, understanding it was scarce there, and was selling at seven dollars a ...
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