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Pete

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 30
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1998
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6vh5m0s
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 326508
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6vh5m0s

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Title Pete
Description ribbons, he waited patiently as she waited on another customer. Looking up and seeing him, she winked. Moments later she handed over the finest bag yet. He could hardly wait to get home and show Mama and Lyman. Each piece was accordion shaped and colorful. Even broken it was beautiful and looked like stained glass. Running all the way home, bag in hand, he burst through the front door Mama grinned as he emptied the contents into the large mixing bowl on the pie safe. As the last piece rolled from the sack, Clark couldn't help but chuckle. There on top of the pile was one perfect piece, a belated Christmas gift from Miss Hazel. He chose a few of the bigger chunks and nestled under the kitchen table. Pulling his drawings from his bag, he once again began to work on the horse he had started earlier in the day Refusing to bite into the hard tack he forced it to melt amongst his molars. The taste was as sweet and satisfying as he had hoped. Contentment enveloped the room as he listened to Mama softly hum her favorite hymn. Maybe Papa was right. Maybe everything does work out okay after all. PETE Ruth Scow Non Professional Second Place Short Story Pete was just an ordinary white rooster, but he didn't know it. Every morning he would flap his wings and crow loud and long, as if challenging the other chickens to do any better. He was very proud and each day he would strut around the home lot as if he owned it. Occasionally, he would walk across the street, but always he kept a weather-eye out for home, as he knew that we were aware of what he was accomplishing. We always enjoyed watching his trips because he would start out so hesitantly, then as he traveled he would gain courage, and if a car came whizzing by he would side-step very expertly. We pondered how he could tell direction, but 118
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Identifier 128_Pete.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 30
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326461
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6vh5m0s/326461