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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 10
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1978
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 323735
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6pz56z9

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Title Indian Sport
Description about her body, oi nni no her arms to her s 1 des < And as he did so he laughed and whooped and kept her running behind his pony. She kept up for some time, but finally stumbled and fell. He continued running his pony at full speed, thus dragging the little body through the dusty rocky road. Then, of a sudden, he reined his pony in and stopped long enough for the 1 i 11 ¦ e tus i den to gain her feet. Natura 11 y, I though the disciplinary action was finished, but, no, the Indian again proceeded up the road with the maiden running and stumbling behind him. Finally she was on the ground being times i and I was frozsn in my footsteps--not believing what my eyes told me. At last I came to my senses and ran for home to get my father to intercede. Unfortunately my father was not at home, Indian affairs--and although it was cruel and brutal, it was Indian custom. I ran back to the road to see what was happening, but the Indian buck and maiden had disappeared--probably turning the corner and out o t my sight to go to their That night I slept fitfully, remembering the little in my heart that somewhere a little girl lay bruised, bleeding, and humiliated in an Indian camp nearby. Fifty years have passed, and many times I have wondered: Was it Indian discipline, "drink", or just brutal redman (This indicent made a deep impression on Mother, and she told me about it many times. It happened about 1880 between what is now State Stree and Fourth West on Third North in Mt. Pleasant. I have told the story in her words as near as possible.) 112-
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol. 10
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323686
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6pz56z9/323686