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Beach, North Dakota
December 20, 1945     The Billings County Pioneer
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December 20, 1945

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PAGE EIGHT THE BILLINGS COUNTY PIONEER : THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20, 1945 1945- O L D N I C K -1945 The Week Around Medora The Senior Bridge club met w~h Hunk Gtanzmn and several other lo- Mrs. J. J. Eaton Thursday of last oal young men staged a venLson week and the ner~bers enjoyed a Christmas party and exVhang~ gifts. Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Ol~n braved t~he frigid weather Monday ,by core- ing in from the ranch and tukln~ home some of their stored h~use- hold ~oeds from the ~iding they h~ve ren~ed in town. steak fry at the N. P, depot rooms S~nday evening. and burtal w~ msde near l~ichard- ton. Mrs. D. L. R~ty and Mrs. Eve- lyn Neuens were present at the ~er- vices from Medora. Arlene Ray, Deputy Auditor, shopped in Dicl~inson last .Satur- day afternoon. Due to the flu epidemic raging here the De Mares :5ohool has been compe21ed to abandon ptans for a Christm, as play ~for the ch~ildren. Two of the thrse reachers are sick a~ well as most of the children are out of sohool and many of the o~her children, ~ hile again a~tend- Ing sahool, are not in fR con~tion to varry on wth their ~ork. 2~he school is due to close for the holi- days ~n Frlday, bt~t sickneas m~y require closing sooner. We are i~ppy ,~o announce taha,t Congr~n Will,~m Lemke h~as introduced in congress ,a bill H2~. 44~) providing for the creation of the Theodore ,Roosevel~ Na~ion~tl Park, correlating of approximately 35270 acres of land located north of U. S. highway No. i0 near Medora. Mx. I.~ke's bill el,so provides ~r the erection of a mon.ument and an $1)pro@ri~ion of $35.000 to de~ray the ~x~. ~gt~ff Sergeant Wal~er A. U~ban, son of A~gu~ U~q)an. a former ing in Be~fdeld, has received hon, or~ble dSschar~, after serving or~ble dis0h~rge, ,after serving ,forI over 'three years in the North A~ri- ] c~n and Mediterranean theatres. 1 Walter was ,wounded twice. ,but IsI well recovered, l ! We have worked a long time tol Clever Canine secure a park in this county and hRd hoped o include in such a pro- posed park a~ lea~t one of the ranches formerly operated by ~e lasts l~sident Theodore Roosevelt. but the site of the park asked for in Lemke's bill does n~t ir~clude any of the range used in connec- tion wtt~ either of .the ranches. We strongly urge th~at all persons and orgarA~at~ons who are interes- ted use their in~l.uence ~o bring about] the passage of the bill by congress. ~ e v~ant tD bring to the ab-gen- t2on of our read~rs that. betnvetm January l~t nero and the 15~h day of Maroh, 194~, you mus~ make an aocsuntdng to the ~epar~merr~ of Intenml ~Revenue of your income. so you must use the 1945 forms and regula*bion& ~h'iO's Cook second class Edward in the creation of t~is park Joe Sdhafif, son of Jack Scahaff, was in town Tuesday to record his d~= oh~ge with the Clerk of Court. has ,pu~ ~u ~ stretoh of three years and t~u-ee months and says ~ the farm look~ m~ghty good t~o him. T)ue tm so muem slckneas and cold weather, there axe few comings a~ad goings, so we offer our h~n~ble apology for the few news items we have ~xhis week. We are doing oU~ best. but, as we said m~ny .tim~ before, we cannot make news, w~ ~ust repor~ ~ as it comes to us. Beach, North Dakota -"s--z.-'Z.~. TIMELY, EXTRA STANDARD WHOLE KERNEL DEL MONTE DICED KOUNTY KIST TENDER AND TASTY 20.oz. CANS 16.oz jARs 20-OZ. CANS 25, PUMPKIN Lakeland, l-lb. 13-oz. can 14e BUTTER Fresh Churned Creamery 53C CHOCOLATE COATED SCOTCH AND CHOCOLATE MARSHMALLOW HONEYSUCKLE m /