The Story of Salvation Wheat

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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 application/pdf
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
ID 325222
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Title The Story of Salvation Wheat
Description They soon realized how very much they Loved each other and were married July 2, 1849, by Apostle Orson Hyde at Council Bluffs, Iowa. They arrived in Utah October 25, 1849, following a seven and one-half months' journey. Time passed. They owned some farm land, a comfortable home, had a fourteen-month-old son, Peter, and were President Brigham Young. Canute was asked to prepare himself to leave immediately to open an L.D.S, mission in his homeland, Norway. He would be gone for seven years. The young couple were devastated by this important call, considering the many years they would be separated, but accepted it with faith. They felt if they were prayerful and humble they would be given needed strength and wisdom to act properly. Three years had passed since Canute had left his family. It was spring of 1855, and all the farmers had planted their crops. Sara Ann knew that if her precious wheat seed was to be planted, she would have to do it herself. The men were too busy to help her and she was too independent to ask for assistance if she could do it through her own efforts. Even though the planting would be late, Sara Ann set about to do it. She prepared the soil, then taking her hoe and bucket of wheat seed, began planting. By she possessed, the furrows were much deeper and the grain was planted further below the surface of the ground than if this had been accomplished with a disc. She devotedly irrigated and cared for this land. Some of the grain in all the other fields came up fresh and green. It had been planted earlier and not as deep. Sara Ann wondered if her seed was of poor of this crop was great, for if it failed, her family 75
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 24
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 325207
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