Contents

The Hat

Update item information
Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 24
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1992
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s64x55x4
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 325222
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64x55x4

Page Metadata

Title The Hat
Description the hats they had sold. They bought assorted wire hat frames from a wholesaler and covered them with fabrics to suit the taste or to match the gowns of their patrons. Mom bought, material, sewed the dress, and spent hours doing the head work and making the rosebuds. The Discouraced but not defeated, she made a frame using pliers and wire from Dad's workshop. It didn't look right, but she felt that it would be fine when the materi- pleted, and she modeled it for Dad. The material had not improved the lopsided, scalloped frame. The wire sagged here and bulged where it should have been smooth. Dad looked at the hat and blurted, "You can't wear that thing!" Mom put the hat down, and tears came to her eyes. "All I needed was a frame. I tried so hard to save money." Everyone was sad, and dinner was eaten in complete immediately. He didn't get in the car to return to work, Mom and said, "I think this one will look nice with the dress." Mom was overwhelmed, five dollars! A day's work The next Sunday, Mom looked beautiful in her dress and trie readv -made nat as Dad proudly escorted her to Simmons Furniture Store Main Slrwt Manti. "hrisKnsm's (Stnbbs) Department Store Ephraim. Oeanor Madsoa. 6
Format image/jpeg
Identifier 020_The Hat.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 24
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 325177
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64x55x4/325177