Thunder Mountain News, April 22, 1905 - Plowman's, K. P. Plowman, Prop.
When Col. Dewey bought the Caswells' Thunder Mountain claims (east present-day Valley Co.) in late 1900, the rush was on - much of it through present-day Gem County. Ad from "Thunder Mountain News," April 22, 1905, courtesy of Steven Harshfield.
Plowman's was on the north bank of the river at Montour.
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