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    • Page 220

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    • Lehi once said, "Plenty of work and responsibility never hurt any healthy child and many of them are spoiling for the want of it."' Lehi's hrother, Kumen, from Blanding came to visit Cedar City again in 1934 and wrote the following about the visit:...
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    • across the continent by solitas. horsernen carrying fifteen pounds of letters. The charge to send this mail was $5 per one-half ounce. Stations were located about twenty-four miles apart. As his day's nde, each nder was requued to span three...
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    • "He celebrated his 93rdbirthday with members of his family Nov. 15. He hecame ill the next day and had been bedfast most of the time since." "In 1932 Mr. Jones accepted one of the most important positions of his carreer. Then 7 8 , he was named...
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    • headquarters was i the Church Tithing Oflice located on Main Street. n After a short time the telegraph office was moved into the parlor of the Hemy Lunt home on Lincoln Avenue and First East which was known as the Lunt Hotel and Stage Stop....
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    • Park, John R. 48, 129 Pamwan Flour Mill 17 1 Parowan Oil Co. 232 Parowan Stake 64, I?? Panwan Stake M.I.A. 72 Parowan, Utah 9, 13, 64, 75, 91, 98 Parry, Edward 163 Parry, Evalyn 146, 147 Parry, John 55, 131, 132 Pashelkine Mine 81 Peddling 136...
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    • C:hapter 7 . . .~ ~ . ~ ~ ~ . ~ ~ ~ . . . ~ ................ .................. ................ . . .~ ~ . . .. 37 Lawless, ~ n c i g h l x r i l l ~ state of K c u d a . Trading and freighting in C Pi<,chrand Bullio~wille. d a r Co-oll Store....
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    • organization for Iron County. Our f i r e m s must be kept ready and in order, and it's necessary that we appoint captains to form companies and report to the head of the military or of the State. We do not want a mean man to settle in Iron County....
    • Preface - Page xi

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    • PREFACE I t was a clear, warm day. The atmosphere was so transparent that the mountains many miles ahead seemed to he just a stone's throw away. A young sandy-haired man with clear blue eyes was walking a l o n ~ leading a large sorrel horse...
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    • men as t r e s waking,' and for even that cloudy vision he was thankful. As he said after prayers that day, 'It might be the Lord's will to grant him sight, and if so his faith should not be wanting to enable him to lay hold of the blessing. '...
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    • communication other than pony express, and the ride entailed a round trip of 560 miles which the messenger accomplished in six days. This, however, took too much valuable time, as the wicked and unjustiiiat~le deed had been committed before...
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    • LEHl WILLARD JONES Biography 1854 - 1947 Lehi W . Jones was born November 15, 1854. t h r e e y e a r s a f t e r Cedar City was founded a s a base for development of t h e iron o r e deposits n e a r b y . He was born in t h e 'Old Fort' to Thomas...
    • Chapter 7 - Page 37

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    • Lawless, i ~ ? i g h b u r i nstale of Nevada. Trading and freighting in ~ Pioche and Bnllionville. Cedar Co-op Store. Lehi, Pony Exprcrs ridcr, and brief account of stops he made on route. Lehi goes tu University of Deseret. Lehi returns and Pony...
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    • camps was the product of many small farms and dairies combined. Few families had enough surplus to justify a trip on their own. In 1870. Iron Ciounty had 264 farms, most of them composed of less than 10 acres. Consequently, shipping to the mines...
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    • reached. In Southern Utah, the telegraph covered some areas that early, but it wasn't until later that this service extended from Southern Utah into Nevada. I t was this area that was covered by the mail contracts handled by one man nanied...
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    • to l~ecome Kumen's horse, and later when Kumen went to San Juan in 1879, he took "Old FranPwith him." Each of the towns to which Lehi delivered mail had a colorful history, and he became interested in the details of their colonization. In 1869, the...
    • Page 45

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    • up there. The first mill was able to handle only ten tons of ore a day, but Ily 1871 five mills and a large furnace were in operation. Bullionville and Panaca, seperated by one mile of meadow, lived together in uneasy truce. The good people of the...
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    • him, and while talking, Lehi found that he was a school teacher there in Bulliunville, 11ythe name of Bob Ricards. they were talking, a large man who walked by, appeared to be intoxicated. Mr. Ricards called out the word "stage," which meant a...
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    • worked so hard riding the Pony Express so that he could save a little money for himself above the needs of the family to afford some good clothes and real shoes. Up until this time he had worn only the clothes sewn by his mother and nioccasins on...

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