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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
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 326790
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Title Preface
Description Judges Demont H. Howell, Ph.D. is Professor, Emeritus, of Snow College where he taught English, Philosophy and Composition. He is the author of The Shoulders on Which We Stand, a history shown by artifacts and Ocean to Cynthia, a study of Sir Walter Raleigh's poetry. Professor Howell is now retired and living in Ephraim with his wife, Arlea. who is the 1996 Utah "Mother of the Year." They have five children, 34 grandchildren and one great-grandchild, and lots of fun at family gatherings. Karen Ashdown Schiffman was bom in Logan, Cache County. Utah, but spent most of her childhood in Lubbock, Texas. She married Lynn Fred Schiffman in the Hawaiian Temple, and they are blessed with five children and one granddaughter. They have lived in Ephraim for 15 years. Karen is a great, great granddaughter of Erastus Snow. One of her great-great grandmothers is Mary Bommeli Eyring who is buried in the Ephraim Cemetery. Karen attended the University of Hawaii and Texas Tech University, and graduated from Utah State. Her love of literature, especially poetry, has given her years of pleasure and stress relief. She writes poetry for special occasions and as gifts for friends. She has taught high school in Preston, Idaho and English as a Second Language at Snow College. Currently, Karen teaches junior and senior (concurrent Snow College) English at Manti High School while completing her Master of Education Degree. Elaine Reid is an Ephraim native, a graduate of Snow College and Utah State University, and has graduate credit from Brigham Young University, University of Utah and the University of Arizona in the fields of history and physical education. She has taught school for 33 years and was instrumental in getting the annual History Fair started at the Ephraim Middle School. She took her students on many field trips and arranged for student rendezvous to help them understand their government. Elaine began working with swimmers at the outdoor pool in Ephraim in 1936, and taught swimming at the Ephraim City indoor pool for many years. In 1972 Elaine received her Instructor Trainer Certificate from the American Red Cross, and trained swimming instructors to teach water safety courses. She revitalized the Youth City Council during her term on the Ephraim City Council. Elaine and her late husband, Newell Reid, were the parents of three children. She has 13 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. iv
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Identifier 006_Preface.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 28
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 326754
Reference URL