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Object Name Magazine
Title "Sharp Bits", Vol.1, No. 1, published by Homestake Mining Co.
Catalog Number ARC.2005.020.001
Collection Adams Museum Collection
Date February 1950
Scope & Content The inaugural issue of the "Sharp Bits" newsletter, published by the Homestake Mining Company in Lead, South Dakota.

This issue discusses the new experiment of the newsletter, a discussion of John Gregory, the facelift at the recreation building which would be renamed the Homestake Club, Doc Fleeger and improvements at the hospital, Margaret G. Cadwallader and her pension, W.P. Wildermuth joining staff as Doctor of Optometry, E.M. Ryan passing away, experiments in the Mine Department, an investigation of hidden payroll costs, new target range for the Lead Rifle and Pistol Club, accounting procedures, and other small news from the company.
People Gregory, John
Fleeger, R.B.
Cadwallader, Margaret G.
Wildermuth, Dr. W.P.
Ryan, E.M.
Search Terms 1950s
Homestake Recreation Center
Sharp Bits
Lead Rifle and Pistol Club