Brothers K[arl]. G. Maeser and B[enjamin]. Cluff, of the B[righam]. Y[oung]. Academy at Provo [Utah], had an interview with us concerning a normal school being started, giving free tuition to normal students at Provo.
[Source: George Q. Cannon, Diary, as quoted in Minutes of the Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1835-1951, Electronic Edition, 2015]