1960 Jun 25 - Russ Shandy

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1960 Jun 25 - Russ Shandy - of of evening tne in , be sent from the Deer...
of of evening tne in , be sent from the Deer Lodge Post Office to Anaconda, by relay riders of the Mount Powell Saddle Club. The riders will be official, mail carriers and will deliver mail to Anaconda postal officials at the big fndependence Day cele- them her have of Her Saddle Clubbers Preparing lo Ride Wilh Mail ' for _ your P l l S a r f H l p r i , * ',, V,- Unt , P r - ture ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ f f i f h ,, the pi the Pt it played Ice. T ...u rorces m emanniversary: H , ' T I O n . e t , p . tne u.b. postal 5erv-j c a r I . i £ ?' /t"L clas 5 mail wi' 1 i bration in Anaconda, Sunday, July The Butte Petticoat Patrol, all girl riders, under the direction of fl , c ' atl Mrs. Carolyn Larson, thru a series 01 of relay rides, will deliver Butte " """' " "Pony Express" mail to the Smelter Smelter City. The Butte mail will be hauled by · old time stage coach from the Butte Post Office to the Butte city limits, where it will be picked up by the Petticoat Patrol. The Philipsburg and Anaconda! Saddle Clubs will relay Phillips- j - burg mail to Anaconda; with Philipsburg Philipsburg riders carrying the mall as far as Georgetown Lake, and Anaconda horsemen taking over there for the final lap Into Anaconda. Anaconda. The event will see mail deliveries deliveries 'arriving from Deer Lodge, Butte and Philipsburg at (he outskirts outskirts of Anaconda at 1 p.m. IDST.1 All mail will then be transferred transferred to stage coach for the final to So lap to the celebration center; and si t the mail-carrying riders will h e a 5 ' 1 a gigantic parade through t h a gigantic parade through the streels of Anaconda. The Anaconda Jaycees are sponsoring sponsoring the program, which will include include a big parade, bands, marching marching units, sports programs for young and old, street dancing; and good old fashioned fun for all. Working with the Anaconda committee committee have been Postmasters Virgil Virgil Davis of Anaconda, A. H. Wilkenson Wilkenson of Butte, Pete Winninghoff of Philipsburg and Don Valiton of Deer Lodge. Otis Beard has represented represented the Mount Powell Saddle Club in arranging details. Those riding for the Deer Lodge Club m carrying the mail to Anaconda will be Harry Thompson, Sandra Rintala, Rintala, Sharen Rintala, Otis Beard, Theresa Beard, Herbie Watts, Connie Connie Martins, Duane Prewilt, Jay Lowery, Don Tamcke, Charlie Forgey, Forgey, Ray Hodge, Kenny Wheeler, Jim Kratzer, Sonja Ward, Russ Shandy, Harold Coburn and Jim Nicholson. President ot the Mount Powell Saddle Club is Bob Sewell. was

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  1. Montana Standard-Post,
  2. 25 Jun 1960, Sat,
  3. Page 6

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  • 1960 Jun 25 - Russ Shandy

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