Panguitch in Garfield County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
It was used evenings for Junior Proms, Mid-Winter Frolics and Christmas dances, Gold & Green Balls, other dances and class parties. The use of the building for daytime activities included Old Folks Day, Lions Cub Amateur Hour for the children, and the Relief Society Birthday Parties. High School activities included plays, assemblies, operettas and dance revues. Of particular interest were chautaquas, educational lectures and entertainment provided by a traveling institution. Special activities were minstral shows, wedding receptions and the County Fairs with displays of food, clothing and quilts.
The hall was first called the Mascot Hall, which name was later changed to Social Hall. It was partially burned about 1920 and rebuilt in the original pattern
Erected 1991 by Daughters of Utah Pioneers. (Marker Number 460.)
Location. 37° 49.373′ N, 112° 26.087′ W. Marker is in Panguitch, Utah, in Garfield County. Marker is on East Center Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 65 East Center Street, Panguitch UT 84759, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Panguitch Quilt Walk History (within shouting distance of this marker); Panguitch Stake Tabernacle (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Panguitch Tithing Lot (about 400 feet away); Panguitch Fort (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Panguitch Quilt Walk (approx. 0.2 miles away); Podunk Guard Station (approx. 8.3 miles away); Red Canyon Tunnels (approx. 9.3 miles away); Butch Cassidy (approx. 9½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Panguitch.
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