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Because both of our dads worked for the Southern Pacific rail road, they could obtain a free pass for me and my girl friend Gracie for the train ride from
That Monday I sent a letter home saying there was horse back riding available for $4.00 and by Wednesday I had a letter back from Mom with the money enclosed. Gracie and I both took advantage of the horseback ride and the next day we had some sore legs, but we didn’t mind.
Each night after the evening meal there was a moving and inspiring service with special missionary speakers. We were encouraged to become the best Christian that we could be for Jesus.
One ultimatum that hit home to me was the importance of daily reading our Bible.