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Friday Things: The Pioneer Day Edition

Me looking dreamy in my Gunny Sax dress - 1976

When I was a kid the biggest event of the summer happened one town down the line on July 24th. Known as “Pioneer Day” or, more pragmatically, “The 24th,” this county-wide celebration commemorated the day that Brigham Young entered the Salt Lake Valley after leading his people across the plains. On that fateful July 24 [...]

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Kathryn Pritchett

writes about Things Elemental — where we find shelter, why we connect, what sustains us and how we strut our stuff.

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    • One thing we hoped to do once these two moved to LA was pop down for a quick visit on a moment’s notice. Which we did this weekend. Thanks @sydneypritchett and @dancusworth for giving us such a delightful tour of your Silverlake neighborhood highlights including Frank Lloyd Wright’s “Hollyhock House.” (And yes, that is both the Hollywood sign and the Griffith Observatory in the background—note the relatively clear skies!)