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The Spring Campaign

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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 The Spring Campaign
Description running through the "rug caves"--just the thing for hide-and-seek and Follow Jack. The exposed wooden floor around the edge of the carpet was usually painted or varnished. We were aware of conglomerations of odors at housecleaning time: pai nt, turpentine, kerosene, calcimine, 0' Cedar furniture polish, stove blacking, not to bruises. In the kitchen, the main activities centered around the big Majestic or Home Comfort coal range. The drafts and dampers were wondrous things. All ashes were shaken from the fire box into the container below. Incidentally, my Father often used the iron shaker early in the morning not only to vigorously shake down the ashes, but also to create enough noise that it also "shook down" his sleeping children upstairs. A long handled scraper was used to bring the soot from - the bottom of the stove through a small door underneath the oven. The reservoir at the end of the cooking area was taken outside where accumulated lime was cleaned out with vinegar where dirt and soot were cleaned out with an Housed eaning time was excel lent for or a long lost "breast pin," and even a coin or two in a discarded purse. But housed eani ng was also a time for discarding useless articles. I again quote from the "Household every useless thing that you see no possibility-care, odds and ends will accumulate. Housewives will do well to discard old love letters trouble. If you haven' t worn a piece of be wise to discard it. But remember, that i f
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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 325039
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s68p5xng/325039