Pres. Jos. F. Smith. ... Did not believe in killing animals for the fun of the thing. It may be all right to kill for the purpose of appeasing hunger. Word of wisdom. The value of holding the priesthood. Those who mar their garments by cutting off the sleeves are covenant-breakers and will forfeit their blessings, if they do not repent. Counseled the people to get out of debt and keep out.
[Source: Stan Larson (editor), A Ministry of Meetings: The Apostolic diaries of Rudger Clawson, Signature Books in association with Smith Research Associates, Salt Lake City, 1993, http://bit.ly/rudgerclawson]