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Wear Some Blisters

At a 1924 priesthood meeting, a Labor Day service activity was announced. Male members of the ward were asked “to turn out with their shovels, wheelbarrows, and scrapers” to work on the project and to “wear some blisters on their hands” before going home.

Whittier Ward general minutes, Aug. 31, 1924, Church History Library, Salt Lake City