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Indian Mary

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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
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s66w9876
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323200
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s66w9876

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Title Indian Mary
Description and two chests completed the fumJ.shi.iigs. A rack on the back of the door vas her cloches closet. During the early years Mary lived in this hone, often Indians knocked. bucket from an autsi.de tap and coal from the pile at Che back of her little boys, Neal and KnuCe Peterson and LaVor Taylor, help carry the buckets. There arc several confliecing stori.es regarding how this happened¦ raini and fell the height of the roon, splintering the bones so tnat landing. One night Mary stepped off the landing and fell to the ground, breaking her leg. It was set but would not heal. Finally it had to be amputated. Even though Mary walked with crutches, she was able Co make a boys from clothing the father had worn. The boys were always proud CO wear anything Mary made for them. The clothes never looked one time she made baseball suits for Neal and Knute who were about nine and ten years of age. They had professional photographs taken wearing the suits. In addition to her sewing ability, Mary was also an excellent cook. Her dumpling soup was unexcelled. Friends remember that she Whether it was cooking, sewing or playing, Mary was enthusiastic. She was one of the College's strongest "boosters." There was college. She had a reserved seat on the front rou and was number didn't behave just right, she would shake the umbrella she carried -10-
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Identifier 023_Indian Mary.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol. 11
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 323119
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s66w9876/323119