Short stories by Roderick Lull.
Listing 3 stories.
A poor factory worker is convinced by a former co-worker to join the army for better opportunities. The only issue is that his wife wouldn't approve.
A boy's great-grandfather loves to tell stories; he recounts his days as a pioneer when he went out West and searched for gold.
A ranching family stays optimistic during tough times by remembers their good luck last summer when they persuaded a generous rancher to work on his farm.