Quotation by State of Utah

Instead of offering the Indians a chance to surrender, and to be taken peaceably, General Connor issued a very cruel order to his men—'Take no prisoners, fight to the death; nits breed lice.'
State of Utah, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943). Quoting a settler, William G. Smith. Utah: A Guide to the State (The WPA Guide to Utah), p. 273, Hastings House (1941).

On the Bear River Battle, 1863.
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