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Christmas Memories

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 23
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1991
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 324501
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8

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Title Christmas Memories
Description decorate it with red and green paper chains and strings of real candles. On Christmas Eve, and again on Christmas morning, they were lighted, just for a short time, for safety. Oh, hov pretty they were! We were proud of our tree. My brother, Merrill, and I wrote letters to Santa Claus and do you Know what we did ? We nailed the in in our kitchen coal stove, as we carefully lifted the lid. We watched them go up the chimney, as the flames and smoke carried them high. We just knew they would get to Santa Claus because Papa said so, and childlike, we did not question how or why. I remember one Christmas Eve we were allowed to stay he would come early, and for all of us to meet at my hearts beat wildly and our eyes were open wide, as we waited and listened for this lolly man, dressed in red and white. Suddenly, we heard the sleigh bells and rushed to the windows. There was Jolly Old Santa Claus. He came in, that visions of Santa and his goodness whirled about in our dear little heads. Something else I am sure we will never forget: the Grand Opening. At tihat time f Christmas things were not put out until about two or three weeks before the holiday. No! everything. that evening and help open some of the boxes. Always, on 66
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Identifier 082_Christmas Memories.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 23
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324402
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8/324402