[Apostle Wilford Woodruff Journal] 4th I spent the day at home. In the evening I called my company together And organized them according to the pattern given. I appointed with the voice of the people A. O. Smoot Capt of 100, Zera Pulsipher capt of 50 And John Benbow E. F Sheets C. W. Porter John M Wo[.]ley Thomas Clark, David Evans Robert C Petty and Andrew J Stewart Captains of Tens. We had a good meeting.
I then visited the meeting of the High Council. Herd President Young deliver an address to the High Council and Beef Committee.
[source: Wilford Woodruff's Journal: 1833-1898 Typescript, Volumes 1-9, Edited by Scott G. Kenney, Signature Books 1993, http://amzn.to/newmormonstudies]