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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 29
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1997
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 326649
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Title Journey
Description made. What for, she had rejoined, and he replied that she knew what quilts were for Both had giggled. Then a day came when he announced he was leaving. He was going to the Virgin area because a man down there needed help. Sally Ann watched him ride off with a sinking heart. She knew she felt attachment to this young man, but she also knew she might never see him again. Two years passed, much hard work, and good progress. Josh never did write once, but several times someone passed through who knew him. The report was that he was doing well and that everyone thought highly of him. Then one spring day, a beautiful horse came up their lane, ridden by a buckskin-clad fellow. Sally Ann, now a very beautifull young woman, was excited that Josh was back. On Sunday, he was asked to teach a class and Sally Ann was amazed to hear him accept. Then he explained that the book had converted him, he had been baptized, and he had been teaching the elders in St. George. The next morning he took her with him west of town. He was staying and the Bishop had assigned him a nice piece of ground. He showed her around, telling her with excitement what he planned. But he would not let her go near the place after that. The summer passed. Sally Ann saw Josh on Sundays only. The rest of the time he announced he had work to do. On a lovely fall day, he came in a buggy, announcing he had something to show her. He took her to his land, and there was the cabin he had always wanted. He took her through its rooms, only three, but there was a nice loft, and told her he had made it so it could be added to later. She exclaimed over everything enthusiastically. "You like it then?" he asked. "It's just beautiful!" she told him. 56
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Identifier 066_Journey.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 29
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326584
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