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Campfire Tales of Butch Cassidy

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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
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6cf9n7t
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 325980
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6cf9n7t

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Title Campfire Tales of Butch Cassidy
Description Bat a message came to strengthen me, to help me live and feel, It spoke into my grieving heart, in language almost real. "0 world magnificent, how great was thy creator? We come to you, we play our part, in yo-ur immense theatre, Ve eat your food, we breathe your air, your pulse "beats in our hands, But we cannot decide our fate, there is a greater plan. It matters not how long we're here, there is no measured line. There's no beginning, there is no end, for endlessness is time." The moonlit waves danced on and on, in rhythm and in rhyme. FTHST PL&CE ANECDOTE CAMPFEffi tat.ttk OF BUTCH CASSIDY Lillian H. Fox 140 Horth 100 West Manti, Utah 84642 At the turn of the century, tales of Butch Cassidy were a popular among the men who sat around the evening campfires* One never knew when Butch may appear from the shadows* Cleon Pox, of Manti, tells the following story about an experience of his father who lived in Circleville: "A group of men were dipping sheep in sulphur water about three miles east of Circleville. The town marshal, "Tiffer" Whittaker, was among them. One evening Butch Caseidy rode into camp saying, "I mean no harm. All I want is something to eat. Put food in a bag for me and I'll be on my way, but don't reach for your gun or you'll never get it out of your scabbard," "Tiffer" motioned to one of the men to prepare the food. Butch took the bag and rode away into the sunset. The marshal never tried to follow him although he knew of the price on his head, 71
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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 325845
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6cf9n7t/325845