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New Life Together
on May 22, 2014
After working for a retail store in the town that their families had resided, Samuel decided it was time for him to find another job. He knew he would not be able to move up in his position in the place he worked. Never having lived more than three blocks from family, Mary Alice was scared to make such a gigantic move.
After the trip to Colfax, Iowa, the family found the store and the house that they would be living room and the store that Samuel would manage. Upon arrival Mr Anderson, the executor and banker handling the transfer of keys and a letter. This letter brought new's that the man who owned the store had died and his widow proposed an offer to Samuel and Alice to buy both the house and store. Mary Alice goes through the steps as a new woman to the community and how she will work and fit in with the ladies who lived in this small community. She meets one particular lady by the name of Emily Brown who will become a part of the Gordon's family.