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From Deputy US Marchal to Flotsam and Jetsam

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 18
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1986
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6n014pd
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 325758
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6n014pd

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Title From Deputy US Marchal to Flotsam and Jetsam
Description Years passed, and no word came from the night callers. The doctor's wife put the little ring in a box where it remained, except when she felt de-pressed or miserable about her life. Then she would take out Che ring and slip it on her little finger and know deep in her heart how good her life was, and she would stop in her busy life to offer a tiny prayer, "Please, God, wherever they are, please let them be well and happy, And warm!" Source: The doctor's wife showed me the ring and told me the storyo FROM DEPUTY U.S. MARSHAL TO FLOTSAM AND JETSAM Conrad Frischknecht 12225 Shady Wood Lane S'J Tacoma, HA 98498 Second Place Short Story This story is about a game of hide and seek as it was played by^_Rasmus Clawson, a deputy U,S, Marshal; Hannah Joe" Christiansen, a young, beautiful widow living in Mayfield, Utah; a few of Butch Cassidy's Wild Bunch; and a Sanpete sheriff. It takes place in the 1390s, and in the background are Mormon polygamists, many of whom were in prison, having been convicted of violating the Edmunds-Tucker Act (which banned plural marriages; the Act preceded by some years the revelation which put the church seal on monogamy as the sole acceptable form of marriage). Hiding polygamists was a challenge to loyal Mormons„ Most people participated, and hiding places were numerous and well concealed. whenever a U.S. Marshal, or a stranger who might be one, was seen, a warning went along the grapevine and people went into hiding. When the all-clear signal was given, the polygamists came out of the woodwork and resumed life as usual: A marshal could not conceal his presence, but he could make it somewhat inconspicuous, Host 60
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 18
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 325686
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6n014pd/325686