Sunday Afternoon Drive

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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
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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 Sunday Afternoon Drive
Description Jack was the son of Joseph William Summerhays, who crossed the plains in 1866 by covered wagon, and Mary Melissa Parker, who came to the Salt Lake Valley as a young child with one of the handcart companies This family established the well-known Summerhays Music Company. (The above information came from Carol Jean Summerhays, a longtime music teacher in the Salt Lake City schools. Jack was her father's uncle Carol Jean remembers Jack as a fun-loving, rather dashing person. On his 95th birthday he sang for his guests in his still beautiful tenor voice.) SUNDAY AFTERNOON DRIVE Camille 0 Lindsay Honorable Mention Professional Anecdote Sunday afternoon, 1997: The phone rings and a wee voice says," Grandma, can I come to your house?" The answer, of course, is,"Yes." Time is always on the move A quick 65 mph trip to Spring City, and my grandchildren are safely seatbelted and eager for the adventure to Grandma's house. As I started home the back way, through Pigeon Hollow, my mind jumped back to other more leisurely trips I had taken on the bumpy, dirt, back roads I remembered the dirt farm road going down to Dad's Rambouiller Bams in Little Pigeon Hollow. It was on this road I learned at five years old to negotiate turns on a tractor geared to "compound " The "whoopy" road streatching north with it's dips and washboard bumps was always a thrill as dad would speed up and slow down through the washes. 90
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 29
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326623
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