. . . We already have 89 stakes that are entirely Lamanite, and 100 stakes with sizeable numbers of Lamanites in them. Then we have approximately 380 stakes with some mixture of Lamanites in them.
This is a new day. There is a new ground swell. We now have Lamanite stake presidents, mission presidents, bishops, high councilors, branch presidents, presidents of auxiliary organizations, and even a General Authority of the Lamanites.
(Spencer W. Kimball, The Lamanite, pp. 4, 8, 12)