Mon. Jan. 16, 1899: Ther. 11 am. 38º., Wea. some clouds hurrying east the same thing over again. Father & I began to feel a little better. Tuesday 17: Ther. 5 pm. 48º., Wea. clear. I felt enough better today that I took the shot gun and went...
Wed. Nov. 13, 1901: Ther. 44., Warm., Wea. Clear, I came home early this morning, then went back to Springdale and back home again. We felt quite and Earth quake here about 9-30 this evening. 1) Thursday 14: Ther. 46., 68., Wea. Clear. I helped...
Wed. Oct. 11, 1905: Ther. Pleasant., Night nearly cold enough for frost. Wea. Clear We intended to have gone on this morning but neither of us felt like walking so we put it off another day. The cause of our trouble was, we ate too much fresh beef...
and feeding of a few first class swine, sheep, cows, and horses. The course as to be given will fill a long felt want of the young men of southwestern Utah. Careful attention will be given to the needs of the various communities located in...
pervision of the instructor. Each student must fit and finish a one-piece gown.
Six hours. Two credits.
Domestic Art III. Needlework. This course covers the practice in such stitches as chain, outline, satin, eyelet, french knots,...
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Marria~e Lehi Jones and Henrietta Lun:. IIenrietta wrote alwut of hecorning Retrenchment President. Picture, St. George Temple.
Henrietta Lunt told her children that there was a considcral)le amount of criticism when she started going with Lehi...
Iron County builds a hospital. Railroad built from Lund lo Crdnr City. R.N.S. changed to R.A.C. Road finished to Cedar Breaks. M a m moth Plaster and Cement Co. Cedar City Irank closes. K a s Jones and shcarirlg corral. Picture of Shearins C o r ~...
l ' l m n a s callcd to bishopric, under Bishop Ilenl-y Lunt. Letter from Thomas' sister from Wales. Thomas and Saxe move to Cedar City from Old Fort. Iron Works discontinued, people turned to farminx. Civil War begins and john st on'^ army l a w s...
he coastline of England becarne a speck in the distance as Henry Lunt stood on the old plank deck of the ship, Argo, straining to get the last view of his homeland.' It was a bleak n day i January 1850. A cold brisk breeze filled the...
Man of Many Hobbies
The work of keeping up a hobby is not so much as it seems.. .It is difficult to tell where an activity leaves off being a hobby and becomes an avocation, or even a vocation. John 5. Boyden Deseret News
ADOBE HOME 1853 t has been twelve months this day since 1first carne down to this place with eleven wagons for to comrnence a settlement. It was then a wild desert, but is now a fiuitful field. The work that has :en accomplished at this place for...
pproximately fifty more families moved to Cedar City the fall of 1853, making it necessary to enlarge the farming lands to provide area for them to grow crops. These new people were called to strengthen the settlement and fortie the...
LEE IN EL PASO
ccording to Thomas, within a week aRer the Lunt family arrived in El Paso, they were quartered in canvas tents. This .. . - "tent city" was under military regulations. The first few nights they stayed in a temporary...
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MATTHEW CARRUTHERS Presiding Elder 1852 Matthew C a r r u t h e r s was born J a n u a r y 15, 1811, in Scotland. He married Isabella McDonald in 1841. After his arrival in Cedar City late in 1851, t h e position of presiding Elder was assigned to...
little whim could not be satisfied, they manifested a joy in living and when they prayed they felt God's watchful care.
From the earliest days of Pioneer life, the people provided amusement for themselves. The dance played the most conspicuous...
Then the floor was cleared for a step dance and a stump speech. Once in a while a waltz was indulged in to the melodies of Ileena Lanna, My Irish Rose, or Home Sweet Home. However the round dance was generally discouraged by Church...
BEAVER OPERA HOUSE
During the early part of the century, the need for a building suitable for large congregations was felt. By 1906, citizens started building the Beaver Opera House. Much of the labor was taken out in stock and donation, together...