The Southern Quill 1953



The Southern Quill 1953





The Southern Quill is an annual publication of poetry, short fiction, and artwork of Dixie State University students and community members.

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Public domain in the United States. Please credit Special Collections & Archives, Utah Tech University.


UA016 Southern Quill


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Table Of Contents

Table of Contents Page
Literature of Dixie Arthur K. Hafen 3
The New Dixie President Eilvert H. Himes 3
Dedication 4
The Way of the Brave (prize story) Cleo Laub 5
Desert Cry LaVerna Laub 7
My First Ride On Sea Biscuit Lawrence Snall 7
There is a Reason Rose Workman 8
The Columbine Evelyn Steed 9
The Big Splash Rula Snow 10
Ross Eagers Message 12
The X In Dixie Mrs. Juanita Brooks 11
Dixie Dreams (prize poem) Lila Mae Sampson 12
Forever - Untold (prize poem) Lou Mae Cottam 13
The Yellow Scarf Ralph Pace 14
Grandfathers Horseless Carriage (prize article) Evelyn Steed 16
A Fair Ending? Glen Everett 17
A typical Eight-year-old Boy Rose Workman 20
A Mexican Vagabond Wayne Hunter 21
Southern Quill Staff
Editor Rose Workman
Assistant Editors Patricia Adams
Richard Earl
Business Manager RGene Pugh
Assistant Business Manager Nila Terrell
Staff Members Lawrence Snell
Helene Porter
Ronald Amos
Faculty Advisor Mr. Ross Esplin




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