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Definition(s):

  • (n) tall Australian acacia yielding highly valued black timber

News

  1. Utah has its own Lourdes – a vision of simple, elegant beauty

    The little east-side church, tucked next to her Catholic school, was a comforting place for fifth-grader Clara Brennan in the 1940s. With its lightwood pews and sun-dappled stained-glass images, Our Lady of Lourdes seemed to embrace the young girl every morning as she attended 7:30 Mass, while waiting for classes to begin. Her parents, first-generation Americans who came from Italy, paid a ...
    on June 29, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  2. Utah has its own Lourdes — and it’s a vision of simple, elegant beauty

    The little east-side church, tucked next to her Catholic school, was a comforting place for fifth-grader Clara Brennan in the 1940s. With its lightwood pews and sun-dappled stained-glass images, Our Lady of Lourdes seemed to embrace the young girl every morning as she attended 7:30 Mass, while waiting for classes to begin. Her parents, first-generation Americans who came from Italy, paid a ...
    on June 29, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

Quotes

  • "He used some of the stories in 'The Lightwood Tree' to alert people to the seriousness of the Cracker Party," said foundation trustee Cobbs Nixon.
    on Sep 17, 2008 By: Richard Nixon Source: Metro Spirit

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