The Ephraim Bank Robbery

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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
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Title The Ephraim Bank Robbery
Description He said, "I would write you out a check for $5,000." "Well," I said, "that would be pretty good." We then went back up the canyon because we knew that the them. There were signs of them having been under the highway bridge which was near the cabin. After a thorough search of the area, we gave up and returned to Ephraim. We found that the bank had not lost a penny. Money had been scattered around in and out of the bank. There were some bonds laying around. 1 didn't want a lot of money for doing this job. All I wanted was for them to appreciate it a little. Some really appreciated it and some didn't say much. Soren Sorensen called up from Richfield and was worried about the $1800 he had in the bank. I think this is the money he used tc start the South East Furniture Co. in Sugarhouse, Salt Lake City. The bank finally gave me a hundred dollars, and a Mr. Powell from a road construction company gave me $50 for saving the bank. Andrew Bjerregaard, Pete Nielsen, Taylor Johnson and 3 number of others came to me and really appre-ciated what I had done. There was one man, Peter Justison, that rode up after it was over and wanted to know how it all happened. I tried to started across the street towards the bank there. And he said, "Well, that's your word for it." Lewis Anderson was standing there listening, and he guns. He picked them up and turned to Pete Justison and said, "Well, I guess this will satisfy you, won't it, Pete Justison?" Pete turned colors and didn't know what to say. received a letter from a nurse from the Dee Hospital in Ogden, Utah. She said that there was a fellow in the hospital that was shot in the shoulder. He claimed to have been fighting -17-
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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 323722
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