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The Silver Wedding

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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 Silver Wedding
Description ..rhile a country community with its friendly people and calm atmosphere has definite appeal, the oppor- ago. Visitors from Salt Lake to Mt- Pleasant at assumptions about lack of refinement in a small town. The casual city visitor often missed the secret that folks who enjoyed the pleasures and vholesomeness of life in Sanpete County did not have to give up the refinement generally associated with the city. They did not know that near front doors were sterling silver trays used to receive engraved calling cards of women who came to visit the lady of the house. And those who thought everything was done with country simplicity would have been knocked over by the formality and grand party honoring the silver wedding of Bishop and Mrs. James Larsen. Jim Larsen had been self-supporting since his avoid becoming a burden to his stepfather. He had lished a freighting business, primarily to haul freight from the terminus of the railroad at Star, north of Nephi, to towns and mines in the southern Jim had fallen in love with seventeen-year-he found that Eliza was attending a dance accompanied by his rival. Jim went immediately to the dance date, and took her home himself. Then he hauled her in his wagon* drawn by his team of oxen, on an eight-day trip to Salt Lake City, where he and £ 11 za were married in the old Endowment House. His hard work continued to pay off. Havinr 9
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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 323484
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6zc810f/323484