National Geographic : 1975 Apr
LD GAMES, old maxims, songs, and refreshments leaven a family home evening. Mrs. Clyde and Julie prepare Kathy for blindman's buff near a sign headlining the night's discussion (below). Although obedience to the law is one of the church's 13 articles of faith, detractors accused early Mormons of open rebellion. Historians trace the ten sion to the church's sanction of polygamy, practiced by a few members and since abolished. Adhering to strictures of constant preparedness for emergencies, church members store a year's food supply. Mrs. Clyde and Lynda replenish their family stock in a basement cache (bottom).