How Pig Kept Her Appointment

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 19
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1987
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 How Pig Kept Her Appointment
Description HOW PIG KEPT HER APPOINTMENT Ruth D. Scow Manti, Utah, 84642 First Place Anecdote -^ -j 1 led weeds for her all summer in anticipation ,.ad cooperated beautifully until now she had a sleek black hide with a band of white that extended around her fat middle. She was a large body, weigliing some three hundred pounds* The day had been set for her demise. The morning she was to have been loaded for her trip to the slaughterhouse, we could find no one with time enough to help load her on our pickup truck. Finally, we decided to leave her in her pen while we attended a funeral in Ephraim. When we returned home, our children met us with the information that Pig had been seen by street. Quickly we organized and each one of us because she was our winter's meat. No luck. Finally we called the police department. Yes, they had had reports of such an animal wandering along the streets in the east part of town. Many would stop and root around their favorite plants. pig. They then managed to turn her around in the direction from which she had come. She trottsd agreeably alongside the car, often cutting corners, decided the church looked interesting, so con-minding that she was wet and muddy from the recent rain and her diggings. At the door she stopped. Just then a truck with a stockrack turned the corner to pass the church. The police hailed the driver to a stop. He would help load the pig, but could not solve the mystery as to who was the pig's owner. 1
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 19
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323349
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