Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah
image Bill Burton and his magic accordion warmly entertained a large contingent of Sons of Utah Pioneers and their wives at the monthly business meeting held at the still-new Tooele Applied Technology College.

December 8, 2015
Burton brings patriotism to SUP

Following a tasty catered Thanksgiving meal at the Sons of Utah Pioneers’ November meeting, Bill Burton and his accordion regaled the crowd with special patriotic songs of Thanksgiving from the earliest beginnings of this great nation through the battle songs of each of the armed services that still keep us safe today. The histories he related behind each rendering were special instructions that reminded all present how much there really is to be thankful for as we enter the holidays. He ended his medley with requests from the audience, who were thrilled with the polkas that all remembered and loved. If you would like to remember and learn about the patriots and pioneers who made possible all we enjoy today, come join us. The Settlement Canyon Chapter of the Sons of Utah Pioneers meets the first Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. for a meal followed by various pioneer and patriotic presentations. For more information give Jerry Henson a call at 435-882-4917.

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