Campfire Call - Arropine, Brother of Walkara

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 21
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1989
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
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Title Campfire Call - Arropine, Brother of Walkara
Description SECOND PLACS POETRY CAMPFIRE CALL Bonnie Nielson Dahlstrud P.O. Box 195 Salina, Utah 84654 Huddled near the dying flames of aober, Voices curse this cold and barren desert. Horses shuffle, small came dart and scauper, Coyotes howl, the crescent moon their treasure. Breezes sift the sand and chill the blackness; Dim stars try, but fail to light the low sky. Cowboys boast of deeds, though brave, lack finesse. Stories grow; some truth, some stretched, some all lie. The sanded ground, inviting, yields her bed of crusted earth with hollows etched by time. With hat cocked over eyes, each rests his head and dreams of trails to forge and hills to climb The cowboy's life is rough, and not for all, For many ears won't hear the campfire call. THIRL PLACE POETRY ARROPINE, BROTHER OF WALKAHA June B. Jensen 575 West 800 South Orem, Utah 84056 Wagon traijis rolled on undaunted through treacherous ambush, stampeded, herds and. torched prairie fires. Hardy souls struggled ever west. . . past watchful eyes of Pawnee and Sioux. An uneasy kinship smoldered, for "both whites and natives had suffered persecution. In the desert territory. . . hunters and wanderers know no boundaries, only that seeds and cottontails were scarce, Fliasy brush wickiups squatted on barren ground in which disheveled, poorest of the poor, 68
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 21
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 325842
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