Memories of Ephraim

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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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Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
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Title Memories of Ephraim
Description Christmas was special, too. On Christmas Eve we would go to large rock house with high ceilings. He would select and cut a large Christmas Cree. The little candles had to be Individually lighted. Such fun! The tree was gay with Its strings of cranberries children a little gift. Uncle Efe and Aunt Hannah were such wonderful people. It was at dinner time for anyone who might happen along. Often I was the one who 'came along.' He were a family of seven: three brothers and my sister and I. My brother just older Chan I was my very best friend and play-nate. We did so many fun things together. One funny thing, though, whenever mother would let us go to the show he would let rae walk with him until we got to the Main Street, then I had to walk three steps behind so no one would know he was taking me along. However, When I was about ten, there was a flash flood in the canyon. the water rushed over them and around and through our house. We finally were forced to vacate and find a new place to live. My opportunity and my mother didn't want to go anywhere else to live. This meant my father had to take any kind of work he could find to get by. When I was a junior in high school my father died. This was a great sadness to all of us. He had such a sense of humor and a way of making the best of any situation. We tried, from then on, to Canning Factory in the summer. When we heard of a group that were It was there'that I net a fellow named Norman that I liked very much. be true, and he made what could have been a dreary experience a the University of Utah. Then sadness hit our family again. My very that. Norman and I continued going together and decided it was true love¦ We heard that two could live as cheaply as one-even in a depression. Eld^r Melvia J - Hallard said this was so if you loved one another and married for time and all eternity, so he married us and gave us his blessing. -35-
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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 323146
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