The Fence

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 05
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Sothern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1973
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6tm788q
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-24
Date Modified 2005-02-24
ID 323578
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6tm788q

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Title The Fence
Description and Miss M.D." in appreciative farewell, amid exciting laughter and conversation intermingled with perhaps a tinge of sadness at the moment of parting? As we know, this account was written for a school assign-ment, which in those days meant a somewhat formal style, but to me, this is holding a mirror to a segment of life in San-pete County, Circa 1895. What delightful reflections it throws upon our stream of consciousness--the fun loving, gregarious young people with their active games and happy times, when life was seemingly uncomplicated and slow tempo-way back 78 years ago. Reflectively, I close the shabby notebook and glance again at the girl and her cat. These covers contain an account which provides insight and understanding of the era in which it was written. I am especially grateful for the glimpse it gives into the early like of one who enjoyed haw picking in a lovely meadow." THE FENCE Ruth D. Scow Manti, Utah Second Place Story "Grandpa, please tell me a story about when you were a pioneer." This was my very faborite time of day and I looked forward to it with great anticipation. Grandfather (Peter Mikel Munk) had just finished his afternoon nap. I followed him out of the house to the south porch where he sat down on the old chair that waited there. I settled myself on the steps, Grandpa cleared his throat, stroked his now whitened beard and began. 7
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Identifier 019_The Fence.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol. 5
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323560
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6tm788q/323560