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It Happened on Highway 89

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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 It Happened on Highway 89
Description were in shock. Imagine paying a highway when leading from the sidewalk to their home. When I was in high school, our basketball team won the State Championship. We received the news over a little home-made crystal radio in Manti. We went out along the highway to meet and greet the team as they returned to teams are victorious. I recall when I was a student at Snow College and each morning I met Jess Bartholomew' s bus at the City Hall to ride to Ephraim. Those were depression days and Jess had to receive his bus fare on installments whenever the students could spare a few pennies. The bus fare was $10. 00 a quarter. changed our way of living, the highway played a established and now sprinkling systems. There was the telegraph and the telephone lines and been deaths and suicides as the drama of li fe unfolded. Babies have been born as the stork hospital in Mt. Pleasant. My first ride in an airplane was in a little one-engine plane as it took off from the County Fair grounds in 1937 and flew over the highway. Now we have a balloons huff and puff above our heads if we happen to be out of doors at the right time. Sanpete County Fair each August or September, a three-day celebration. There is a sweet tender love story in Saga of the Sanpitch Volume 9, page 14. It is written by Agnes 0. Anderson of Ephraim. She tells about coming to Manti with her husband-to-be to get a marriage license so they could
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Identifier 069_It Happened on Highway 89.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 20
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324982
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s68p5xng/324982