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Butch Cassidy in Mt Pleasant

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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
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6zc810f
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 Butch Cassidy in Mt Pleasant
Description BUTCH CASSIDY IN MT. PLEASANT Mary Louise Seamons 1774 South 340 East Orem, Utah 84058 There is a common fascination in hearing about and sharing Legends that exist concern ing outlaws. Some entered these ranks through unusual even to break the law. Some were simply seeking excitement. One of these was Butch Cassidy, about known. Also little known is that Butch once stayed in Mt. Pleasant. Born Robert Leroy Parker in Beaver, Utah, in 1867, Butch spent most of his early life in Circle- Cassidy-remained! behind to work as a ranch hand for many valuable skills? riding, roping, branding. When Cassidy eventually got in more trouble with the law and headed for Mexico, he left his where he worked in the mines and made another acquaintance among the lawless ones--Matt Warner.2 train hold-up at Grand Junction and the Telluride Bank robbery in Denver. Butch (young Parker) was a hard worker and served his employers well. It is legendary that \ie never "swiped" anything from a company he .;orked for, and most employers considered him ons 13
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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 323375
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6zc810f/323375