Grandmother's True Story

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 11
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1979
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323200
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Title Grandmother's True Story
Description GRANTOKJTHER' S TWJE STORY Leah Hall Manti, Utah Non-Professional Division Second Place Shorn Story Soon Bf ter the se111 ement of Mantii, a gels t Qill &nd sawmill yon. John and Archibald Buchanan were Che operators of the grist mill. John had brought his wife, Adeline, and one-year-old baby both men to lodge near the mills. The Buchanan brothers had received word that their mother waa On the night of September 26, 1853, both brothers found it necessary to go to the Manti settlement to n^Re final preporations leave very early the morning of October 1st. The men finished creek on the little spur of the mountain between Funk's Canyon and Marble Canyon. The Indians were seen moving around, but all was peaceful. Nevertheless, these Indians «ere a part of John's thinking as he kissed his wife goodbye and cautioned her to bolt herself in banking the fire> She had Drought the dog into the xooin, she thought it 3 bother to light the cush lamp, co^oonly called a slut. She needed no light as she lay down on the bed As she lay there, she was startled by a strange ru3tling among She knew they were in danger, and glancing around the room she decided that the safest place for that uas the dark comer by -93-
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol. 11
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 323116
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