McIntosh's Help With Restoration of Fire Tower
'o believing '1) LAW a bushel. r to hold be made u n t i l report. e d t h a t crop prosper r a t e by that o u l d r e department's less product e r tliwn I t is one 0 0 bushels. g to the unexpectedly y favorable In J u n e and corn. Such a prod larger Work Is Started On Restoration Old Fire Tower WorV on the restoration or Helena's Helena's f a m e d old fin- t o n ToÂ»er hill was started jcstcrday u n d e r sponsorship of the Landmarks association. The contractor Is Fred AVestland. According to members of t h L a n d m a r k s group, Ihe l be restored na it was In tlie I n 60's when it Mas the only means of fire signal Oils m i n i n g Both hells which were used In toi\cr will he rcstoied as will a steel triangle, Ihe tlrfct signal ever used. Tho first bell used in t h e was r e t u r n e d icreutly as a from the city council of Great Palls which purchased the hell lor use there more than -10 jcars The bell was relurncd hy Great Falls as thai city's gesture of w i l l toward Helena's Diamond jubilee celebration. Another bell used In the tower later w i l l also be Installed. hell was In the toft'cr when it wrecked hy earthquakes In 1935 and preserved largely through the f f o r l Â» of Mr. and Mrs. McIntosh.