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Old Red and White Store

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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 Old Red and White Store
Description Russet potatoes sacked in brown bags Were stacked on the floor with special tags. Crates of gooseberries made a quick sale. Pinenuts and peanuts sold from a pail. Wedges of cheese were cut on a wheel; Oak tin-lined bins held beans and cornmeal. Slabs of salt-pork were sliced nice and thick; Liverwurst chubs sold fast by the stick. Sugar-cured ham hung high from a hook, Aged to perfection - bake or pan cook. Yellow smoked herring from the North Sea Whetted the taste buds, most would agree. Red sockeye salmon went for two-bits. Displays showed tempting hominy grits. Honeycombs had a smooth, mellow taste; Chew on the wax, there's nothing to waste. Dozens of eggs were used as barter, Traded for sweets, or pills by Carter. Health foods contained their own natural cures Dry yellow mustard broke up a cough, Mixed as a plaster in flannel cloth. Hot lemonade cooled down a sore throat. Treat sunburns with an olive oil coat. Pure baking soda polished teeth white. Carrots were thought to keen-up eye sight. Cod liver oil kept doctors away; Better, by far, eat apples each day. Garlic buds carae in clustering rings, 101
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Identifier 117_Old Red and White Store.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 23
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324447
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8/324447