Skating Party on the Levee

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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
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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 Skating Party on the Levee
Description After giving her some hay, I was soon feverishly milking I sure didn't want to miss that movie. Within minutes I had a nice pail of milk and was "stripping" to get all of the cream. Then, without warning, the cow politely picked up her right rear foot and plopped it in the bucket. Was I mad? Yes I was mad. About as mad as a wet hen! After a struggle I got her foot out of the bucket, and my only thought was to get even. So I hit her with the closest thing at hand-the bucket of milk! When the bucket hit her, I got drenched with milk, and at that same instant she kicked me hard on the shin! Did it hurt? I'll say it did. Well she wasn't going to get away with that, so I again hit her with the bucket. She retaliated by kicking me a second time in exactly the same spot. Did it hurt9 Golly, gee, yes, it hurt! Oh, how it hurt, and I was sopping wet to boot. Even worse I would probably miss the movie. After rubbing that throbbing shinbone a minute, I headed for the house, and as I closed the corral gate I'll swear that I could hear that old Jersey cow laughing at me. SKATING PARTY ON THE LEVEE Robert L. Jensen Senior First Place Personal Recollection Evening shadows were beginning to appear on a brisk November day. There was excitement in the air Cars full of fun-loving kids were assembling near the public library Others, many others, were ariving from every corner of town. Even two hayracks showed up ready to go. At the appointed hour everyone headed down the river lane with the levee as our destination. The annual skating party was finally underway. It was hard to say who was having the most fun, the kids hanging out of car windows and 21
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 30
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326480
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