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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 26 January 1917

STATE ELEVATORS PROPOSED IN BILL WAREHOUSE BOARD WOULD AUTHORIZE BONDS TO PROVIDE FUNDS. Measure Introduced in Senate Would Provide Means of Meeting Situa tion Created by Lack of Storage Facilities at Shipping Points Throughout Montana. Legislative Bureau of the Montana Newspaper Association. Helena Senator Fred Whitesides is the author of a bill which is of especial interest to farmers. It has to do with the building of elevators and warehouses in various sections of the state. It is proposed to create a warehouse board, comprising prob ably the governor, the state treasurer and the grain inspector. Under cer tain conditions and where sites are furnished free the law would author ize the issuance of bonds which would provide the means with which to build the elevators. It is thought that the storage and brokerage charges would provide sufficient funds to pay the interest on the bonds and provide for a small sink ing fund, sufficient to allow of the accumulation of the wherewithal t...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 26 January 1917

TREASURE STATEI FARM AND LDVESTOCK ROOSTS RAVAGED BY TUBERCULOSIS HENS WITH DISEASE FOUND IN NEARLY EVERY COUNTY IN MONTANA. New Flock Should Be Started Separ ate From Old, With Both Careful ly Under Fence; Meat Is Whole some If Liver Is Free From Spots; Drastic Measures Only Hope. A hen isn't worth very much, nor two hens, nor a dozen, but if all the departments of the average ranch paid as regular dividends as do the flock of chickens, the farm mortgage would soon be a curiosity. But be cause a hen represents such a small investment, no one pays any atten tion to a dead hen or two, and the occasional funeral procession from the henhouse stirs up no excitement on the average large ranch. For this reason, tuberculosis of poultry, the most deadly and destructive of dis eases of fowls, has become widely spread in Montana, and is present in nearly every county. The disease is introduced into a flock by a bird from a diseased flock, and in six months or so the older birds begin to show ...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 26 January 1917

ICLASSIFIED ADVERTISING FARM LANDS-FOR SALE 1,020 ACRES, good stock ranch, six miles from good town in the southeastern part of the state. Price $6 per acre; $3,000 cash, the balance in ten equal annual pay ments with interest at 0 per cent. West ern Land Co. 2,500 ACRES, running water, eight miles from town; l0 per cent tillable land. Price $8.50 per acre. Terms: $4.500 cash, the balance in ten equal annual pay ments; 0 per cent interest. Fagan, Mc Cutcheon & Price. 320 ACRES, 280 acres good tillable land, eight miles from good town. Price $14 per acre; $1.200 cash, the balance in ten equal 1111ual pay1n1its; 0 per cent inter est. Fig an, Sictutccin & 'rice. 640 ACRES, 300 acres tillable land, bal ance good stlck laud. Price $S.50 per acre, $1,200 -ush, tiltlce ten equal a1nual paylnents; 0 per cent interest. Western Laud Co. 4,400 ACRES gou( stock proposition, 20 per cent to 20 per cent tillable land, bal ance good grazing: abundance of run ning water. Irico $3 per acre. W...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 26 January 1917

FORT WALSH KEPT PEACE ON BORDER INDIANS AND UNSCRUPULOUS TRADERS BOTH RESTRAINED BY POLICE GARRISON. Here United States Conunissioners Met Sitting Bull and His Chiefs and Were Subjected to What In. dians Ihtended as Great Insult Introduction of Squaw to Council In the troublous days of Montana's early development the Northwest Mounted Police of Canada served an efficient partnership with the sheriff of Chouteau county in suppressing the operations of the whiskey trader and the horse thief and generally in keeping the peace of the border. Within the limits of the present prov inces of Alberta and Saskatchewan forts were established. Of these the most closely associated with the early history of this state was Fort Walsh, erected in the spring of 1875 in a fertile valley in the Cypress hills a short distance across the line and abandoned in 1888, when the Canadian Pacific was extended across the prairies. Scarcely a vestige of this old outpost, the nearest of all forts to the border, ...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 26 January 1917

Church Services. ST. IGNATIUS Sunday School 10 a. m. Preaching i1 a. m. RONAN Sunday School 11 a. m. League 7 p. m. Preaching 8 p. m. ROUND BUTTE Sunday School 2 p. mn. Preaching 1st and 3rd Sundays at 3 p.m. LEON Sunday School 3 p. m. Preaching 2nd and 4th Sundays 4 p. m. A. K. RESNER, M. D. PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON EYES CORRECTLY FITTED WITH GLASSES Second door west of Owl Drug Store RONAN - - MONTANA MISSION VALLEY CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC Languages, Stage and Fancy Dancing Catalogue mailed on request Address DOROTHEA V. STILLMAN, President Ronan, Montana. COKER F. RATHBONE Attorney-at-Law Practice in all the State Courts and the Land Department. Ronan, Montana JOHN P. SWEE Lawyer Practices In all the courts and before tbe U. S Land Offices. Office first door north of Ronan State Bank. RONAN : MowrerA DWIGHT N. MASON Attorney and Counselor at Law Genersl Law. Practice In State and FedlCourts and before the Ddpiirtinent of the adsrlor. ofnfce upstairs in the RONAN, MONT. S~esared Buildi...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 26 January 1917

jnj NOTICE THE GROWTH OF THE RONAN STATE BANK FOR THE PAST SEVEN YEARS RESOURCES December 1st, 1910 ------ $ 68,259.35 December 1st, 1911------ 101,690.15 December 1st, 1912 -------130,293.85 December 1st, 1913------ 126,392.58 December 1st, 1914------- 155,929.32 December 1st, 1915 ------- 216,281.64 December 1st, 1916------ 282,610.26 By observing the above statement of resourses you will notice that we have grown as the country's resources developed. RONAN STATE BANK CAPITAL AND RESOURCES $30,000,00 WANTS, FOR SRLE, E Chickens wanted at Ronan Market. Cash paid for hides at Ronan Market.-adv. Anyone having fat hogs for sale, see E. E. Durst. 22 POSTS FOR SALE-600 red tfi posts. See Cash Coulter. 38-9p I have 50 tons of hay for sale at $17.50 per ton. Must sell all at the same time.-H. M. Gehlert. FREE WOOD-All down timber tree tops, etc., on the south forty of my place at Johnson's mill, can be had free of charge by anyone haul ing the same away.--H. M. Gehlert. TOUGH LUCK 'Dear T...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 2 February 1917

THE RONAN PIONEER I The Oldest Newspaper on the Flathead Indian Reservation Entered as second-class matter May 12, 1910, at the post effice at Ronan. Montana. under the Act of March 3, 1879. VOL. VII. NO. 40. RONAN, MISSOULA COUNTY, MONTANA, FEBRUARY 2, 1917. $2.00 Per Yeat DRY BEET PULP IS A _GOO FOOD (By H. Mendelson) The pulp in the Gering factory is going to be dried. Wet fermented pulp as fed, for instance, at the Ssottsbluff factory, contains about 90 per cent water. In other words, in every ton of wet pulp handled thesc are about 1800 pounds of water. When the pulp is dried it contains about 10-15 per cent water, or the same as any other normal dry farm products, like alfalfa, hay, corn or barley. It therefore can be hauled fur much longer distances than the wet pulp. Also it can be stored like any other grain without deterior ation. An unfortunate consequence of feeding wet pulp has been that it had to be fed in the vice it:' of the factory and the resulting manure accumni l...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 2 February 1917

NEW GOODS ARRIVING DAILY THAT'S The all-important feature that distinguishes our sore from the others. When we opened this tore we discarded the old method of making the January and February months for helter-skelter, topsy-turvy sales of undesirable goods which have accumulated in the course of years; and which are deair at any price. This being a pradically new store, we have no old goods, and then, our new way of offering new goods for even less money than others ask for old styles, has set the tandard for shrewd shoppers of this section. IN YOUR MIND WHEN YOU * FIRST' THINK OF GROCERIES Extraordinary Values "I like to trade at 'The Big Store' because it's In Boy's Clothin such a LIVE store. You see so m any people ' sa csafacry" t e , s manyeirF ther soeman customers that its cheerful and Fully Protected Against Rust Damage Smart, sturdy clothes, the sort that please by Vitreous Enameled Lining boys as well as the parents who appreciate This sort of comment we hear right along T...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 2 February 1917

ICLASSIFIED ADVERTISING FARM LANDS-FOR SALE 31,000 ACRES, 50 per cent tillable land, balance well grassed and well watered. Excellent colonization or large stock ranch proposition. A snap at $0.50 per acre. Terms: $40,000 cash, balance In ten equal annual payments, at 6 per cent Interest. Be sure to investigate this. Fagan, McCutcheon & Price, 108 Central avenue, -Great Falls, Mont. EXCELLENT stock proposition in 120 acres, six miles from good town, abun dance of good grass and good water. Price $6 per acre. Terms: $2,000 cash, balance in tenl eqnal annual payments at 0 per cent interest. Fagan, MeCatcheon and Price, 108 Central avenue, Great I Falls, 'Mont. 640 ACRES, twelve miles south of good town, 50 per cent tillable land. balance good grazing. (lond spring. P'rlce $l9 per acre. Terms: $1,500 cash, balance In ten equal annual payenelts at 6 per cent interest. Fagan. McCutcheou & Price, 108 Central avenue, Great Falls, Mont. WE HAVE 26,000 acres of excellent farm land in...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 2 February 1917

"It's a Good School" Don't Put It Off Until Next Month You lose that much time of increased earning capacity whenever you postpone the date of improving your condition, furthermore you weaken your resolve to become "somebody" the longer you continue in the old rut. Write for our catalog (FREE) and let us explain how you can attain your ambition in the business world. We can prepare you. A position guaranteed as soon as you qualify. Johnson, Malone & Wolfe, Props. Gor"eatB all Montana. ALL FORT BENTON ROUTED BY MULE JACK THAT SERVED AS GUN CAISSON MADE EVEN CAPTAIN HEALY RUN. Robert Vaughn, Pioneer, Tells of Ex. hibition Staged by Whites for Edi fication and Intimidation of In dians, Who Learned Something of Hosts' Running Qualities. Among the old saws so hackneyed that they have long since lost their teeth is the saying that truth is stranger than fiction, but as a corol lary to this it may be stated that there are stories of the "wild and wooly" west, at least told for truth, t...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 2 February 1917

FISH COMMISSION NO STATE BURDEN IS MAINTAINED BY LICENSES PAID IN BY THOSE WHO FISH AND HUNT. All Expenses of the Department Are Met From Money Derived From This Source; Streams Being Re stocked From Hatchery Estab lished by Commission. (By W. M. Bickford.) At the time when the attention of the people, of Montana is addressed to the puestion of taxation, it may be of interest for them to know concerning one department of the state where the burden of tax ation rests equally upon the shoul ders of all of those who are direct ly interested, and I mean by this, the fish and game department of the state. A license fee, which has been changed from time to time until now the amount of one dollar is collected from the inhabitauta of the state for the privilege of hunting and fishing within the limits, is the source from which the state fish commission and the department of the state game warden is paid. By an act approved March 8, 1907, the Montana state fish commission was created, to con...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 2 February 1917

TREASURE STATE FARM AND LIVESTOCK MONTANA COWS GIVE BIG YIELD HERD OF 20 AT CASCADE NEARLY DOUBLES WISCON SIN AVERAGE. Estimate Based on Numerous Tests Taken During Year Shows Average Butterfat Production of 275 Pounds, Equivalent to 343.75 Pounds of Commercial Butter. The average yield of cows in Wis consin, which leads all the states of the union in dairying, was nearly doubled last year by a herd of 26 cows on the Montana ranch at Cas cade, owned by E. F. Lyman. This herd of pure bred and high grade Holstein Friesian cattle has been under development for the last seven years, most of the original stock being such common cows as were obtainable in that part of the state seven or eight years ago. The secret of this herd's develop ment, if any, consists in the use of choice pure bred sires, careful cull ing of unprofitable animals, and rea sonably good care and feeding. The average production for each cow in this herd would load three and one-half farm wagons each car rying its capa...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 2 February 1917

Church Services. ST. IGNATIUS Spnday School 10 a. m. Preaching 11 a. m. RONAN Sunday School 11 a. m. League 7 p. m, Preaching 8 p. in. ROUND BUTTE Sunday School 2 p. In. Preaching 1st and 3rd Sundays at 3 p.m. LEON Sunday School 3 p. m. Preaching 2nd and 4th Sundays 4 p. m. A. K. RESNER, M. D. PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON EYES CORRECTLY FITTED WITH GLASSES Second door west of Owl Drug Store RONAN - - MONTANA MISSION VALLEY CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC Languages, Stage and Fancy Dancing Catalogue mailed on request Address DOROTHEA V. STILLMAN, President Ronan, Montana. COKER F. RATHBONE Attorney-at-Law Practice in all the State Courts and the Land Department. Ronan, Montana JOHN P. SWEE Lawyer Practices in all the courts and before the U. S Land Offices. Office fiet door north of tenan State Bank. RONAN MONTANA DWIGHT N. MASON Attorney and Cmmaslor at Law General Law Praetice t State and Federal Courts aid before the Department of the Interior. Owe pstapirs in the RONAN, MoNTr. Scearee Building LL...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 2 February 1917

il How A MACHINE DOES OUR I BOOKKEEPING A short time ago we installed a remarkable ° machine in our accounting department, a machine which adds and subtracts, tells the date, keeps the books and gets out monthly statements. It does all this work much faster than any book keeper could, and has never been known to make a mistake. The installation of this Burroughs Bookkeep ing machine means that our accounts well be handled just as rapidly and accurately as those L1 of the largest and most up-to-date banks in the country. Come in and see our machine bookkeeping system in operation. We will be glad to show you how the machine makes entries in our books, how it automatically add in one column, subtracts in another and how it makes mistakes impossible. You will be welcome any time. RONAN STATE BANK A. J. BROWER, President. LEON BISHOP, Cashier. WANTS, FOR SALE,TE Chickens wanted at Ronan Market. Cash paid for hides at Ronan Market.-adv. Anyone having fat hogs for sale, see E. E. Durst. 2...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 9 February 1917

THE RONAN PIONEER The Oldest Newspaper on the Flathead Indian Reservation Entered as second-class matter May 12, 1910, at the post office at Ronan, Montana, under the Act of March 3, 1879. VOL. VII. NO. 41. RONAN, MISSOULA COUNTY, MONTANA, FEBRUARY 9, 1917. $2.00 Per Year MEDALS AWARDED OTHERS PENDING Under date of Great Falls, Feb. 3, 1917, A. D. Stillman sends out the following to the editors of the state: "I am handing you this piece of copy to do with as you please. Typo is the clearest and most concise form I could use. I guarantee the facts, and submit myself to criminal libel for any mis-statement. "It will be of very much more than passing interest to your farmer read ers. It may also interest the par ents of the common school children "Our fight, maintained by the Wo mcn of Woodcraft and the Equity, is in behalf of two very large classes. The children in the common schools, now and to come, and the farmers who have been paying the enormous rates of interest on the same stat...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 9 February 1917

CONGOLEUM REAL BEAUTY AND DURABILITY CONGOLEUM RUGS AT LOW PRICES RUGS Congoleum Rugs have become an established furnishing in the American household. At the begining it was difficult for people to believe that true artistic value and durability could be offered at such extraordinary low prices. But a visit to a Congoleum dealer and a subsequent trial on the floor quickly convinced people, and now Congoleum Rugs are important additions to many thousands of homes. You will find them much easier to clean than woven rugs and more attractive. CONGOLEUM RUGS Utility Rugs Sizes and Prices Utility Rugs NO FASTENING REQUIRED 3 feet x 3 feet, each .........$ .65 6 feet x 6 feet, each .........$2.60 3 feet x 41 feet, each ....... . 98 6 feet x 9 feet, each ......... 3.90 Are made in two grades. First, And they lie flat without fasten 3 feet x 6 feet, each ....... 1.30 Two piece rugs 9x12 feet.. 8.00 and most important, Congoleum Art 41 feet x 4) feet, each ..... 1.50 10)x12 feet, each ..........

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 9 February 1917

CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING FARM LANDS-FOR SALE STOCK RANCH, 1,920 acres, six miles godtown on main line of Milwaukee R., Custer county, finest of grass and ood water; .$0 per acre, $2,000 cash, balance in ten annual equal payments, 6 per cent. Fagan, McCutcheon & Price, 108 Central avenue, Great Falls. Mont. 320 ACRES,, 280 tillable, good water, ex cellent grass; $9.50 per acre.. $050 cash, balance In nine equal annual payments at (I per cent. Pagan, McCutcheon & Price, 108 Central Av.. Great Fulls, Mont. 640 ACRES, 350 tillable, balance good pas ture, good spring; $8.50 per acre; $1,200 cash, balance in ten annual payments at 8 per cent. Pagan, McCutcbeon & Price, 108 Central avenue, Great Fails. Mont. 4,490 ACRES, good stock proposition, 20 per cent tillable land, balance good gras lng; abundance of running water. Price $5per acre. Pagan, McCutchteon & Price, 108 Central avenue, Gr-eat Falls, Mont. 101 ACRES of land for sale, seven miles from Moore, 100 acres plow land...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 9 February 1917

WOMAN PIONEER TELLS OF RAID INDIANS FELL ON SETTLERS ON OUTSKIRTS OF BOZEMAN AND KILLED TWO. Mrs. William Beall, Vice President of Pioneers' Society of Gallatin Coun ty, Recounts Night Flight to Town Where She Took Refuge in Log Building. (By Mrs. E. L. Houston.) The story of a night alarm spread through the countryside around Bozeman after two settlers had been killed and the rallying of the colon ists to drive the Sioux down the Yel lowstone was told at the recent an nual meeting of the Pioneers' society of Gallatin county by Mrs. William J. Beall, vice president of the society who has lived longer in the county than any other person. Mrs. Beall is the widow of one of the founders of the city and has resided in Boze man since she arrived there August 1, 1864. Since November, 1868, she has made her home in the house built by Mr. Beall, who, as an archi tect, was known throughout the state. "At that time, June or July of 1865, my home was from a half to 0 a 0 a Mrs. William J. BeaU....

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 9 February 1917

MEASURES FIND FARMERS' FAVOR F A R M FEDERATION CONFER ENCE DECIDES UPON LEG ISLATIVE PROGRAM. Two Equity Societies, Farmers' Union and State Grange Participate in Conference; Farmers' Strength Will Be Behind Measures Ap proved. Legislative Bureau of the Montana Newspaper Association, Helena The Montana Farmers' Fed eration, through its executive committee, has decided upon its legislative program. The fed eration committee met a few days ago. Representatives of the Farmer's Society of Equity, the American Society of Equity, the Farmers' Educational and Co-operative Union, and the State Grange, all of which or ganizations are affiliated in the federation, were represented at this meeting, which was called by L. W. Robinson of Forsythe. After an exhaustive discus sion the committee endorsed the following measures and will make every effort to secure their enactment into laws: O'Shea's bill providing for state insurance on all public buildings. O'Shea's bill providing for state hail i...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Ronan pioneer. — 9 February 1917

SEEDS From the oldest and most complete establishment in the Northwest. Twenty-seven years experience in Montana. Free to Our Customers 1917---CATALOG---1917 136 Pages Free on Request Mention This Paper. Threshing Alfalfa Seed for State Nu rsery at Seed Co. Alfalfa, Clovers, Grains, Grasses, Seed Potatoes, Onion Sets, Canadian and Marrowfat Peas, Vegetable and Flower Seeds, Fruit Trees, Shade Trees, Small Fruits, House and Hardy Garden Plants. STATE NURSERY & SEED CO. Pamphlets On Lawns, Small Fruits, Sweet Peas, Vegetable and HELEA Esablshed189 MONANA Flower Culture and others of interest to the Farmer HELENA Established 1890 MONTANA rFREE ON REQUEST Northwestern Seeds for Northwestern Farmers Naming the ones you are interested In. CATTLE SHOULD BE VACCINATED ONLY HALF OF STOCKMEN USE RIGHT VARIETY OF BLACKLEG VACCINE. This Disease, According to Reliable Statistics, Causes Third of Yearly Loss in Montana, Totaling Million Dollars Annually; State Veter inarian Ready to Aid. Blac...

Publication Title: Ronan Pioneer, The
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