Indian Stories

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 17
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1985
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
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Title Indian Stories
Description There were times when his fellow workers would look at Henry's one remaining leg and comment on his abilities and persistence. Henry laughed good naturedly and said, "Look you, now, I won't always be like this. On the resurrection morning, when ray grave comes open, I'll take the first boat to England and get ray leg. It is promised in the Good Book that our God will make us whole and again perfect, then I'll race the best of you." This story of Henry John is told by Vida Reese Sorensen, Spring City, Utah, in Vol- 9 (1977) of Saga of the Sanpitch, pp. 68-75. * * * A HEAVENLY VISITOR That there were many beautiful manifestations at the Manti Temple all the saints have heard and believed with joyful faith. The following incidents have never been published, although often related to those who come to the house of the Lord at Manti. Brother Peter Alstrora, the janitor of the temple, was appointed to take visitors over the building, A few days before the dedication, while upstairs busy at work, a terrible wind storm came up and he hurried downstairs to close the windows. As he came to the first of a series of three rooms, he saw a man in the center of the room dressed in dark clothes, with his Back turned to him, looking curiously around the room. He walked ahead of Brother A. down tne stairs, through the open door, going leisurely through the second room, looking about him as he walked along; then down the stairs to the third room, all the time keeping ahead of the janitor. Brother AlstrotQ had not taken time to speak, for he was anxious to get the windows closed, then he intended to ask the stranger how he got in there, for these rooms were kept locked. Stepping down into the third room. Brother A. looked 120
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Date Created 2005-02-23
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