That Grand and Glorious Fourth

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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
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
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Title That Grand and Glorious Fourth
Description the new shoes. All these precautions were necessary because after the parade I would go to the photography shop and have my picture taken. I walked slowly until I was around the corner out of sight of my mother; then I ran as fast as I could. I was thinking of a spot to see the parade. The new two-story bank would afford some shade for awhile, and I wanted to get there before the big crowd. In my pants pocket I had thirty-five cents. This was my usual Fourth of July budget. I could spend ten cents for popcorn, ten cents for firecrackers, ten cents for a dish of ice cream, and the nickel for either a banana or an orange. Even if I should happen to make some extra money, this was my allowance for some years. When I arrived at Main Street, I noticed bought a ten cent block of popcorn. It looked something like a flattened brick with some kind By now a 1arge crowd had gathered on Main Street. Then came the parade. First came four men in army uniforms, members of our National Guard. One carried the United States flag, and were two men carrying rifles. One was Silas right in front of us they started up a lively tune. The wording on the bass drum read, "Snow Academy Band. " light horses. It was filled with older people. A banner read, "Pioneers of Ephraim." Another surrey followed with the town Mayor and members of the City Council. The wives waved lace handkerchiefs at the spectators. 120
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 20
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 325025
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