History and Celebrations in Our City

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 28
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1996
Type Text
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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 326790
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Title History and Celebrations in Our City
Description Hansen assisted in the changing over of the deed from Church to City. Captains LaVon Coombs and Laureida Despain worked long to get the grounds taken care of, rocks removed, ground planted in grass. a fence put up. along with a bell monument and flag pole. They, with help from members of their families, did much to improve the interior. All are proud of the building and the precious relics and artifacts that have been donated by members and non-members. The present officers, Captain Arlene Farnsworth, with Vice Captains. Ellen Nielson and Bessie Cook, and secretary. Shirley Millgate. and all the other leaders and members are planning an Open House during this summer of the Centennial and Lamb Day. They will be happy to show off their building and all it contains. Two organs from our old church can be seen there, one from the Relief Society and the other, the big pipe organ, from the chapel. The DUP also makes quilts every year that will be won by a lucky person at the park on Lamb Day. This organization also adds to the spirit of patriotism and honor given to our faithful, courageous pioneers. During the years of leadership of Laureida Despain and LaVon Coombs, the school bell that tolled for many years was put on top of the Pioneer monument, and also the school flag pole was set up on the DUP lawn. This year, for the Centennial, the Daughters are planning to wear Pioneer dresses and bonnets and present a short program with their kitchen band instruments. They are always faithful and willing to assist wherever needed, and are a special part of our community. All honor to the Daughters of Utah Pioneers and to the leaders over the years since the Daughters of Utah Pioneers was organized in our city. July 15. 1946 , with Myrum Lund as Captian. Idena Crowther and Caroline Johnson Vice Captains, Deon Anderson, secretary, Cleo Johnson, the organist, and Elillian Snow as Chorister, and all other officers and members who have been faithful through the years. The next program will be held at the new elementary school, a celebration and appreciation for this fine, new building in 1996 and for the Centennial. The program will be presented by the school children, with many from the community also. On Saturday morning, a program at the city1 park, again with the Centennial in mind, includes memories of city and state in poetry and music. The two ward choirs and other groups will participate. There 49
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 28
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326714
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