Hello, New World

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 05
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Sothern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1973
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6tm788q
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-24
Date Modified 2005-02-24
ID 323578
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6tm788q

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Title Hello, New World
Description membered the day when she had been walking the meandering paths between Alsike and Knivsta when a beautiful young lady in a pony cart had come along...a girl not much older than Johanna. She stopped to visit. Her name was Theresa, bride of the young baron and so the new mistress of Krusenberg. They chatted along and became friends at once. The baroness asked her if she would like to come and work for her. Her parent's consent secured she had come to live at the big manor house to be com-panion, personal maid and friend to her beautiful young mistress. Romance had come to her when tall handsome Anders had come to work on the estate. He was attracted to Johanna and soon asked her to be his wife. Baron and Baroness Cedarstrom shared their joy and after the ceremony in the old 13th century Alsike Kyrka gave them a wedding party in the manor house to which all the folks in the country roundabout had been invited; fiddlers played and the old ballroom resounded to the rhythm of dancing feet. Theresa had given Johanna her dowry, trousseau, wedding outfit and the customary crown of myrtles which all brides in Sweden wore. They had been given a house for their own. Johanna stopped reminiscing as she prepared supper which was ready as the sound of hoofs was heard, and Anders rode up. He kissed them and from his pocket brought little gifts. He had a big bundle of flax from which Johanna would spin shoe-maker thread. After they had eaten and the children had gone out to play Anders sat thoughtfully gazing out of the window, then picking up the old Bible he read for a time in silence...then aloud... "And I saw another angel fly in the midst of heaven, having the everlasting gospel to preach to every nation, kindred, tongue, and people." "My dear, I have known since you came home you had a prob-lem. " "I was crossing the Swan Park when I saw a small crowd gathered. I walked over and two men were talking. They were from America, ambassadors, Johanna, of a new religion. They 31
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Identifier 043_Hello, New World.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol. 5
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323523
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6tm788q/323523