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Portals of the Progress

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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
ARK ark:/87278/s6pz56z9
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 Portals of the Progress
Description soms cut from Grandma's lilac tree, and how often had we walked along the winding creek where the wild rose grew as a bramble bush. Its waxy, pink petals were as beautiful to me as any of the rare blossoms growing in a rose garden today. I liked the essence of lilac and wild rose, but can you imagine how my eyes must have sparkled when I read the other flowers pictured there? Was I almost afraid to remove the cork, but I do remember a Sunday afternoon wen, wearing my softly and carefully as I had been taught, the wonderful me- a time, not a long-legged, awkward little girl, but a special being touched with the infinite joy of the beautiful things in life. out of the past, yet I am glad I do for it makes me wish I could thank Elma for the beauty she brought into my life, and into the lives of so many other young people who sat at her piano. Even today I have never seen a heliotrope, nor smelled its sweet perfume, but its name is one of magic and will always remind me of ray childhood and of a teacher I loved very much. PORTALS OF THE PROGRESS Dorothy J. Buchanan Richfield, Utah Professional Division Second Place Historical Essay Enchantment can mean many things to many people, but whenever I think of it I see, rising out of the rose clouds of childhood, the fascinating facets of "The Store." I know just how lucky I was to have had a father who was manager and a part owner of a fairly large country store, The Progress Mercantile Company in Mt. Pleasant, from the -73-
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Identifier 087_Portals of the Progress.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol. 10
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323700
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6pz56z9/323700