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    • mcbooki055p029: Little Enos (cont.)

    • Beaver County, Utah--History
    • was sitting by the fire gambling. He did not see the "Home Guard" until they were quite near to him. He reached for his bow and arrows, but a friendly Indian also reached for the bow, catching it by the loop end and unstrung the bow, while Enos...
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    • seeming much pleased, and Empey took off his clothes and gave them to the boy in the presence of the old brave. I told the Indian that he and his band must leave off killing our cattle as we passed or they would all be destroyed, as the white men...
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    • readiness and to treat the Indians in a proper manner." The Indian, Chief Walker, and his band had been camping near the Fort. He was very thin and looked as if he had suffered with hunger during the winter. Some of the brethren collected about...
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    • that I wished for the brethren to run with buckets, which they immediately did. Thinking it wisdom to go and see Chief Walker the while, I did so When I first entered his tent, which was very extensive and an excellent one, he shook hands with me...
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    • him and four more dining with me on Monday. Gave him about 150 pounds of flour and a few potatoes which well-pleased him. I talked considerable with him and he manifested the best spirit I ever saw him do. He says, by and by, he intends settling...
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    • On July 23rd, a contingent of the militia, sent fYom Manti on a scouting expedition, had a "brush" with a band of warriors at Pleasant Creek killing six or seven Indians.'' There were several other skirmishes during the summer. Captain Gunnison,...
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    • pleasant meeting. August 23: We met Brother Parks with four yoke of oxen to render assistance to those who most needed it. We camped near to the station on Horseshoe Creek. There are some half dozen log houses erected here with an excellent corral...
    • Chapter XV - Mountain Meadows - Page 207

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    • MOUNTATN MEADOWS 1857 enry came home from his mission afker three years finding the situation in the peacefiil settlement of Cedar City very much changed. Aside from the fact that Brigham Young advised hern to move the site of the town once more,...
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    • rode into the he& of the town, fired indiscriminately at citizens at close quarters and wounded several residents. After a series of incidents with the local authorities, buiidings, including the town's storehouse of grain, were broken open and...
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    • whom Dalton had escaped before, traveled from Beaver to Parowan to arrest him. The two Marshals hid and, when they saw Dalton, he began to run and they called for him to stop. Without waiting, Thompson shot Dalton in the back, killing him. Apostle...
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    • any longer a sinner. We are living in the same log cabin that Oscar and George built over six years, which was built for a stable, and that is as good as the Savior was bom in. We have a cat and a dog and 30 young chickens and a pig which is a...
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    • infomed by his Mexican employee that his life had been threatened by a Mexican, Benino Terene, and his foiiowers. He wged Lunt to leave before violence was done to him. Soon thereafter a force of fifteen men under Terene rode into the ranch and...
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    • Thomas, and the othe~s, who left on this assignment, undouhtedly followed the Old Spanish route. St. George had not been settled yet and rhc Black Kidgc prc~entcd fonnidablc obstacle. It was while Thomas a was working by the "hluddy" that he took...
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    • no travel by way of Pine Creek and Wildcat Canyon for weeks. The travel went down the canyon west of Milford - so I did not know what to do. My horses were worn out, and to make that big circle would delay me for days. I finally decided to try it...
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    • In 1894, Lehi's younger brother William, at the age of 35, was sent on a mission to Wales, leaving his wife and family in order to serve the church but was released from his mission because of ill health. O n Dec. 3rd of that year, Lehi and...
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    • were wearing the clothing of the murdered men. These Indians would not talk, except to say that they did not kill the white men. Thinking the Indians were lying, the Militia men killed them and left them in the snow. Years later, when the truth...

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