Address was given at the Convention of Teachers of Religion on the College Level, delivered at BYU:
“We must not inter-marry with the Negro. Why? If I were to marry a Negro woman and have children by her, my children would all be cursed as to the priesthood. Do I want my children cursed as to the priesthood? If there is one drop of Negro blood in my children, as I have read to you, they receive the curse. There isn’t any argument, therefore, as to inter-marriage with the Negro, is there?”
Mark E. Peterson, Race Problems – As They Affect the Church (Provo, UT: Self-Published, 27 August 1954), 19+.