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Baptism in Denmark - 1902

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 22
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneer
Publisher Snow College
Date 1990
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6k64g79
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323884
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k64g79

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Title Baptism in Denmark - 1902
Description box for the groom to sit on. To add to the excitement, the owners and clerks of the Manti Grocery began pelting the newlyweds with vegetables. . . onions, carrots, lettuce and other greeneries. The procession then proceeded up the street. Just south of the Presbyterian Church (Legion Hall) the donkey stopped. John Tobler refused to go another foot. He was through. He was going home. Uncle Tom hurried to offer him more money. It would be appreciated if the procession could turn and retrace their way, again through the business section of Manti, but John was adamant. He had done as he promised lie would not go any farther. He was going "Thus the procession ended. The band was dismissed and thtf young couple was crowded into the already crowded cars (which was better than walking) and soon they were back at the Anderson home where family members were waiting to congratulate Lucile and Clark and wish them well in their new adventure for the years ahead. A chicken dinner with all the trimmings was served on the south lawn in the shade of tall walnut trees. Lucile's sister, -fiunice, later complained, "I sure got tired of carrying dishes of food down and the empty ones up those porch and kitchen steps," Later, after the guests had gone, another wedding cake was cut into small pieces, each wrapped in waxed paper and tied with blue ribbons. They were to be given to their young friends who would be coming in the evening for ice cream and cake. (These small pieces of cake were to be taken home by each girl and hidden under her pillow. Then, whomever she dreamed about that night, would be the man she was going to marry.) Clark was owner of a grocery store (located today just north of the South Sanpete District School office) and so for business reasons their honeymoon was put on hold for a week. They then spent two weeks at the Anderson Cabin at Pish Lake. Lucile's little 94
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 22
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323760
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k64g79/323760