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The Kraken

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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
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 The Kraken
Description IJote: Sarah Jane was the daughter of James "Polly" ^nd Eunice Reasor Brown who came as original settlers oo Manti, Nov. 19, 1849. Sources: Account told to author by her grandparents. ISAAC MORLEY ON THE AMERICAN FRONTIER, John Clifton Morley, p.39. SONG OF A CENTURY, Manti Centennial Committee, c. 1947, p. 12. MICHAEL REASOR AND ANNA HERBERT DESCENDENTS, Eunice Ann Cox Herbert, c. 1968, pp. 2-3. THE OTHER 49ERS, Sanpete County Commission, c. 1983, pp. 25-30. THE KRAKEN Lillian H. Fox 140 North 100 West Manti, Utah 84642 Second Place Short Story (Note: Many people immigrated to the United States from Europe during the period 1840-1900. With them canie custoius, traditions, and superstitions. Some of their culture stayed with them for years. My father told me of a woman in Manti who was accused of being a witch. Over 9,000 Danes carae to America from the small country of Denmark:. Some of them located in Wisconsin, but another large group moved to Utah and helped settle Sanpete. The following story is about my mother's early life in Denmark where many superstitions prevailed.) Far north in Denmark, in the month of March, daylight hours lengthened but there was no let up storms swept over the land as lightning ripped through black clouds and thunder shook the earth. The Skagerack and Kattegat were like wild beasts in distress as mad winds la she d the waters, driving them into towering waves. Giant icebergs broke apart and were tossed upon the shores. The storks returned from the south, but their large bodies 72
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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 323474
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6zc810f/323474