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Southward Ho

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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
Format image/jpeg
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 Southward Ho
Description baby talc. How precious it was to cuddle this sweet-smellinc bundle, to rock her in her arms in that tiny-apartment while listening to the radio. She remembered how much more pleasant it was to care for her own child than be a nanny to those spoiled rich kids. Ilel climbed into the driver's seat. "Well, let's go." He peered backward over the sheared mohair upholstered seat and began to laugh. "Remember," he continued, laughing, "that iron skillet?" TiI remember it just like it was yesterday," said 3rma. Ilel recounted the day. "Remember when you took a stroll pushing Annette in the buggy? You walked down Twenty-Fourth Street hill, turned onto Washington Boulevard and then on into Woolworth's Ten Gent Store. That's where you bought that skillet. You placed it in the "buggy to begin walking back home. Annette was so fascinated by it, playing with it. She threw it out of the buggy. It crashed to the sidewalk in an ear-jangling clang. As many times as you picked it up and put it back in the buggy, she kept slinging it out. It's a miracle it's still in one piece." On this warm day in June, they drove with the windows rolled half-way down, the windshield tilted out. They felt freshly cool as the breeze tousled their hair. The heavily loaded Model A chugged along the two-lane hi^iway headed south. Mel drove cautiously, hoping that the heavy load would not cause a flat tire. Even worse, a blowout would blast the auto completely out of his control. Occasionally, when their bladders signaled, they would pull to the side of the road. At an appropriately selected place, they took a short walk and discreetly relieved themselves behind a clump of sage brush. During the short rest stop, the baby's diaper was changed and placed with the other soiled ones in the 72
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Identifier 085_Southward Ho.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 22
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323847
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k64g79/323847