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Doubt Not Our Story

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 20
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1988
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s68p5xng
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 325053
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s68p5xng

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Title Doubt Not Our Story
Description DOUBT NOT OUR STORY Jennie Lind Brown 239 Hampton Ave. Salt Lake City, Utah FIRST PLACE ANECDOTE Leaving the farm, located out across the rock house, recently purchased by our parents, trees. My brother, Orien, going on thirteen, was especially thrilled since Mother had promised he could have the attic for a bed-room. Almost doubting her words, he immediately moved in, firmly believing he would never again have to share sleeping quarters Why then did he begin preparing for bed later each evening? Finally one morning he sheepishly declared he was moving downstairs. "Why?" questioned Mother, knowing how happy he had been. "Because the attic' s haunted and I can' t share it with a ghost. " Mother was skeptical, his older sisters giggled, and I, at seven, began to whimper. "If s only your imagination, " Mother soothed, trying to calm her only son. But Orion became angry. "It is not. It' s a real ghost. I' ve seen him. " Convinced he was truly upset, Mother quietly helped him move once again into a corner of one sister' s room. one night, Elna, a mature seventeen, was home alone practicing her piano lesson. Suddenly she became uneasy, feeling a ghostly presence was there listening to her music. Frightened she ran to Grandma Fjeldsted' s home, to confront her family. " Never again", she cried, ¦'will I stay in that house. It's haunted and I know it!" Perhaps Mother, too, had felt the presence 97
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Identifier 111_Doubt Not Our Story.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 20
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324911
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s68p5xng/324911