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This Day in LDS History
1829: Joseph Smith and Martin Harris secure a contract with E.B. Grandin to print five thousand copies of the Book of Mormon at a cost of $3,000 dollars.
1942: Lucy Gates Bowen, a granddaughter of Brigham Young, christens the SS Brigham Young, a U.S. liberty ship used during World War II to transport troops, freight, and prisoners.
1997: The Abidjan Ivory Coast Stake, the first stake in the West African country of Ivory Coast, is organized, with Cyr Philippe Assard as president.
Natalie is a graduate of Brigham Young Unversity, where she studied Communications and Editing. She is passionate about the Northern California coast, reading biographies, and the Oxford comma.