“Contents,” Ensign, Sept. 1986, 1


September 1986

Volume 16 Number 9

On the Cover: Photography by Marty Mayo.

Inside front cover: The Los Angeles Temple, by Al Rounds, 22″ by 28″, watercolor, 1986. Courtesy of Elder and Sister John K. Carmack.

President David O. McKay dedicated the Los Angeles Temple 11 March 1956, four and one-half years after ground was broken. The temple sits atop a hill, and its spire, topped by a figure of the angel Moroni, towers 257 feet, visible to ships twenty-five miles at sea.

Inside back cover: The Family Album, by Gayle Harris Stratford, 24″ by 30″, charcoal, 1984. Courtesy of Eldon and Phyllis Smart.