Hull, William G., Sketch, in Library of Congress, Collection of Mormon diaries [1935-1938], reel 10, item 37, 2.
While on Green river we ran out of flour. While hunting one day I found a very fat oxen. (Some one I suppose in company that had passed there and turned it out to die; or it was too leg weary to go farther.) I drove it to camp and we traded it into an Indian Agency for ten hundred pounds of flour which furnished our company with bread until we landed within twenty-five miles of Salt Lake.