Look to the Stars
by Alice Isom Gubler Stratton

Table of Contents

ToC 1 ToC 2

Volume I
Title PageTitle Page
DedicationDedication and Copyright
1 IntroductionIntroduction
2 AcknowledgementsAcknowledgements
3.. 7Chapter 1: Heaven Meets Earth
8.. 11Chapter 2: The House That Papa Built
11.. 14Chapter 3: Papa's Feminine World (1915)
14.. 17Chapter 4: Man Made Marvels (1916)
17.. 24Chapter 5: Big Things Happen (1917)
25.. 35Chapter 6: Armistice (1918)
35.. 40Chapter 7: Papa's Point of View (1919)
40.. 44Chapter 8: In Which We Get Another Brother (1920)
45.. 47Chapter 9: Patriarchal Blessing (1921)
48.. 54Chapter 10: In Which Papa Has Another Son (1922)
54.. 61Chapter 11: Annie Comes Home (1923)
61.. 65Chapter 12: Oak Creek Days
65.. 72Chapter 13: "Goodbye, Grandma" (1924)
72.. 82Chapter 14: If Birds Can Fly, Why Can't I? (1925)
82.. 84Chapter 15: Wedding Bells (1926)
84.. 87Chapter 16: More Wedding Bells (1927)
87.. 90Chapter 17: Daughter, Beware! (1928)
91..106Chapter 18: College (1929)
106..114Chapter 19: So Turns the Tide (1930)
114..118Chapter 20: Sing a Song of Six Pence (1931)
119..125Chapter 21: The Call of the Canyon (1932)
126..132Chapter 22: The New Deal (1933)
132..134Chapter 23: Marilyn (1934)
135..136Chapter 24: Donkey Shelves (1935)
136..140Chapter 25: Norman (1936)
141..143Chapter 26: Little Rock School House, Goodbye (1937)
143..145Chapter 27: "I Want to Go Wif You" (1938)
145..152Chapter 28: DeMar (1939)
152..157Chapter 29: A Really, Really Birthday (1940)
157..160Chapter 30: Shirley (1941)
161..198Chapter 31: War Boom (1942) (INCOMPLETE)
199..201Chapter 32: Gordon (1943)
201..202Chapter 33: Summer (1944)
202..207Chapter 34: Terry (1945) (INCOMPLETE)
207..209Chapter 35: We Can't Eat Flowers (1946)
209..212Chapter 36: Lolene (1947)
213..233Chapter 37: Clouds on the Horizon (1948) (INCOMPLETE)
233..261Chapter 38: So Long for Awhile (1949) (INCOMPLETE)
261..273Chapter 39: Politics (1950) (INCOMPLETE)
274..302Chapter 40: County Treasurer (1951) (INCOMPLETE)
302..321Chapter 41: Grandma? Who, Me? (1952) (INCOMPLETE)
321..333Chapter 42: A Fledgling on the Edge of the Nest (1953) (INCOMPLETE)
333..340Chapter 43: The Fledgling Tries His Wings (1954)
340..346Chapter 44: The Mesa (1955) (INCOMPLETE)
346..353Chapter 45: Goodbye for Now, Papa (1956) (INCOMPLETE)
353..360Chapter 46: Another Fledgling Leaves the Nest (1957) (INCOMPLETE)
361..372Chapter 47: Arkie Annie (1958) (INCOMPLETE)
372..379Chapter 48: A Diamond for Graduation (1959) (INCOMPLETE)
379..386Chapter 49: Gordon's Mission Call (1960) (INCOMPLETE)
386..390Chapter 50: Perry Joins the Clan (1961) (INCOMPLETE)
390..411Chapter 51: Crossroads (1962) (INCOMPLETE)
411..428Chapter 52: Yakima (1963) (INCOMPLETE)
428..450Chapter 53: Deer Park (1964) (INCOMPLETE)
451..466Chapter 54: Back to Utah (1965) (INCOMPLETE)
467..482Chapter 55: Home, Sweet Home (1966) (INCOMPLETE)
Volume II
The Stratton Years
Title Page (Vol. 2)Title Page (Volume II)
Introduction (Vol. 2)Introduction (Volume II)
483..492Chapter 56: Ermal Stratton (1967) (INCOMPLETE)
493..496Chapter 57: Occupation: Housewife (1968) (INCOMPLETE)
497..499Chapter 58: The 50-50 Farmer (1969) (INCOMPLETE)
499..522Chapter 59: The Western States Mission (1970-1971) (INCOMPLETE)
522..531Chapter 60: Rattlesnake (1972) (INCOMPLETE)
532..535Chapter 61: Dear Little Grandson, Goodbye (1973) (INCOMPLETE)
535..542Chapter 62: Tornado Ahoy! (1974) (INCOMPLETE)
542..551Chapter 63: The Gatcho Rancho (1975) (INCOMPLETE)
552..559Chapter 64: Bicentennial (1976) (INCOMPLETE)
559..569Chapter 65: The Van (1977) (INCOMPLETE)
570..588Chapter 66: A New Revelation (1978) (INCOMPLETE)
588..615Chapter 67: Motorcycles and Trains (1979) (INCOMPLETE)
615..648Chapter 68: Signs of the Times (1980) (INCOMPLETE)
648..686Chapter 69: Mama's Centennial (1981) (INCOMPLETE)
687..734Chapter 70: The Trench Diggers Are Coming, A-Ho, A-Ho! (1982) (INCOMPLETE)
735..796Chapter 71: O M E G A Ω (1983) (INCOMPLETE)

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