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A Warm Nest with Drafts

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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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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323344
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6348hhs

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Title A Warm Nest with Drafts
Description Johannah Madsen Hafen, granddaughter of Candace Blanchard Rowe (.great-grandmother of the author) . Johannah died at Mt. Pleasant, Utah, 29 April 1985, This essay is dedicated to Aunt Jo. THE WASH NEST WITH DRAFTS Lola P. Adams 911 East 800 South Orem, UT 84057 Non-Professional Division First Place Personal Recollection I'm remembering the world into which I was bom and which was my whole universe for some dozen years. By then there simmered into ray conscious mind that there was a great big frightening and exciting world somewhere out of the city limits of Ephraim, Utah. Yes, somewhere out there beyond that five miles of boastful cement highway was another world. That highway was the pride of the natives. We used it for our promenade drives, our courting rides and our welcome home mat. When we saw the sign, "Five miles to Ephraim," it gave us a good warm feeling in our tummies, and by the time we had passed the landmark row of trees by the cemetery, ue knew we had indeed coiae home. My universe was composed of three wards: North, South, and Uest. To West Ward, which was the most prominent, belonged the tabernacle in which they held stake conferences. Stake conference was the medium through which the youth became acquainted with people (mostly boys) from the surrounding towns. Now to the south of us was this town (X 11 not mention names, but it has always been our town's rival). It seems to have this strange malignancy that whenever the boys went in that direction to a dance or game or after girls, they always came back looking like they had been in a big fight. Yes, even our town taarshall, Joe Hons , had sons involved in this. Now 64
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 323221
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6348hhs/323221