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Early Public Building in Manti

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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
Format image/jpeg
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 Early Public Building in Manti
Description "That must have been funny. Was it very far from the house?" " Well, yes. It was quite a walk. It seemed very far in the winter when there was new snow on the ground. You kids should be gl ad we have warm handy bathrooms 1 i ke we do today. " "What else can you tell us about houses in the olden times?" "Well, for one thing there were no it where ever we needed light in the house. Then another thing, there was no such thing as a telephone. If we wanted to talk to someone somewhere. " "Another thing we would like to know, what kind of automobiles did you have?" "Automobiles! We didn't have any. When I was your age we were very excited when Doctor Wi nters bought what was probably the first car in Mt. Pleasant. It was built a little like our buggy, but it ran all by itsel f and was farmers lots of trouble. If a farmer was driving his team of horses along the road and happened to meet Dr. winters, there was trouble. The car and the noise would frighten the horses. They would rear up and make 1oud noises and try to run away. Some farmers had bad runaways because of meeting Dr. Winters in hi s noi s y car. " " How did you get around then? Did you have to walk everywhere?" us. We would ride them or hitch them to a buggy or wagon. But around town, most of us did a lot of walking, like to school, church or 64
Format image/jpeg
Identifier 078_Early Public Building in Manti.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 20
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324958
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s68p5xng/324958