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She Never Looked Back

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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 She Never Looked Back
Description Then, without warning, the town constable came aboard the ship and told the Captain that he suspected Annie was there and her father had instructed him to bring her home They were certain that she intended to sail to America, and he was determined to stop her. Annie quietly stepped behind a door and was not discovered. A short time later, the ship weighed anchor and the long journey began Annie was very excited, but also a little sad knowing that she would probably never see any of her family again After reaching America, it remains a mystery just how Annie got to Utah, as she left Denmark with nothing but the clothes she was wearing. However, she was soon located in Manti and began her new life similarly to those who had come before her, simply working long hours to provide the basics for sustaining life Annie's spinning wheel, wool cords, and knitting needles along with finished stockings - courtesy\ Ruth P. Jensen. She began seeing Andrew Peterson, who just happened to be one of the missionaries who converted her, and they were soon married Becoming part of the Peterson family resulted in a rather interesting situation It seems that Andrew's father liked the name so well that he named two of his sons Andrew This created all manner of problems, as neither brother knew who was being talked to most of the time. The problem was finally solved when "our" Andrew had the middle name of Overgard added to his name. It 5
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Identifier 015_She Never Looked Back.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 30
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326477
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6vh5m0s/326477