Goodnight Sweetheart

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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
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 325758
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Title Goodnight Sweetheart
Description came to town.. We were to bring all the flowers we could get to scatter before him as he came into President Smith and his partner finally arrived in a horse-drawn buggy- I was impressed with his long beard, longer than any I had ever seen. We sang a couple of songs and then started back to town. We stoppeo on the street where the citv building now stands. President Smith got out of the buggy to shake hands and greet everybody™ There was such a large crowd gathered there that he started shaking hands with both his right hand and his left hand~ Now, I had been looking forward to shaking his right hand, which our teacher had told us had shaken hands with the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr, I had been so impressed with the story about Joseph Smith, Jr., and I was determined to shake his right hand. Imagine my disappointment when he handed me his left hand. I immediately ran to the end of the line again and patiently awaited another turn, This time he put out his right hand and my childhood dream came true, I didn't realize until years later that President Joseph F. Smith was probably only four or five years old when his father, Hyrum Smith, and his uncle, Joseph Smtih, were killed at Carthage Jails Source: Personal recollection of the author, * * * GOODNIGHT SWEETHEART Martha Rae Olsen Ephraim, UT 84627 Honorable Mention Personal Recollection Dreamland Hall was all aglow. The mirrors that lined the walls reflected the dancers; and the singing sounds of Eldon Sorenson, Charlie Wall, Evan Christensen and the Footwarmers Orchestra filled your head. The piano player was a great big guy who really enjoyed his job. The old piano stool would rock back and forth with him as he kept the band 50
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Identifier 063_Goodnight Sweetheart.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 18
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 325690
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