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Aunt Marion

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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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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323501
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6zc810f

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Title Aunt Marion
Description pneumoiii ci (3 parts flour to 1 part dry mustard moistened with water); Seena Tea for constipation; a collar of lamb's wool for a sore throat; Epsom recommended. Her blessed influence extended through the entire community, and she was also a PEACEMAKER who walked in the light of Angels. An old writer once said, "The Scots transported separate body from the people who receive them." So it was in Manti, for there were many emigrating education was always important in Scotland-i.e., a school at every church, a Schoolmaster to teach grammar and Latin in every village-all who immigrated influx into the United States. The tie that bound them to the old country kept them bolstering together in the new land. On these occasions Aunt Marion dressed me in my Sunday frock and always took me along, I sany "Annie Laurie," "Auld Lang Syne," and "Coming Thro' the Rye" with all the Scots. The New Year was the greatest: "Hogmanay" was called, which really meant first footing, calling on your neighbor and friends whishing them "Guid New Year." Refreshments were served at each house. It might be Kipper, Finnie Haddie, Scotch shortbread, scones, or porridge of oats, but the last foot to cross the threshold in the New Year must not leave empty handed < or that house would have bad luck the rest of the year. We left singing "Auld Lang Syne," which means "the days of long ago." The Scots love the past and it is retained in all their festivals. lass, it's your turn to lead in prayer tonight." In blessing Papa, Grandpa and Margaret, I would say, "And please bless Andy." She would stop me and say, "You are not to bless Andy." "But you do," I replied. "Yes, I do, and I always will," she would say, as tears clouded her deep blue eyes. Then I asked her to tell me about Andy. She answered, "Yes you ought to know. We were sweethearts. We danced 95
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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 323373
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6zc810f/323373