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Saturday Night "After Hours Crowd" at Sam's Club in Meaderville, Montana (1940) [electronic resource].

Material type: materialTypeLabelComputer filePublisher: Butte-Silver Bow Public Library Butte-Silver Bow Public Library 1940 2009-12Subject(s): 1935 - 1945 | Butte (Mont.) - History; Meaderville (Mont.) - HistoryGenre/Form: imageOnline resources: View This Item Online at the Montana Memory Project. Summary: Saturday Night "After Hours Crowd" at Sam's Club in Meaderville, Montana, Proprietor Sam Fior, Bartender Louis Fontana (1940). Fontana was 19 years old at the time this picture was taken. He "hopped tables" there and then after hours Sam Fior went to the poker table and Fontana worked behind the bar. Shortly after this time Fontana went to California to work briefly and was then drafted into the Navy. He met his wife Ann when he returned to Butte after the war. They met at a roller skating rink. "I fell at his feet and that was it," says Ann. (2009 interview with Louis and Ann Fontana in their Butte home.)Summary: Digitized using a Plustek OpticBook 3600 Plus scanner at 600 PPI, 8 bit color. Web-viewable images created from master TIFF using Photoshop CS3 and CONTENTdm 5.0.
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Saturday Night "After Hours Crowd" at Sam's Club in Meaderville, Montana, Proprietor Sam Fior, Bartender Louis Fontana (1940). Fontana was 19 years old at the time this picture was taken. He "hopped tables" there and then after hours Sam Fior went to the poker table and Fontana worked behind the bar. Shortly after this time Fontana went to California to work briefly and was then drafted into the Navy. He met his wife Ann when he returned to Butte after the war. They met at a roller skating rink. "I fell at his feet and that was it," says Ann. (2009 interview with Louis and Ann Fontana in their Butte home.)

Digitized using a Plustek OpticBook 3600 Plus scanner at 600 PPI, 8 bit color. Web-viewable images created from master TIFF using Photoshop CS3 and CONTENTdm 5.0.

Butte (Mont.); Meaderville (Mont.)

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