Pioneers--Montana--Yellowstone County. Decker, Jean P. Pony express. Reporters and reporting. Big Timber Pioneer (Firm). Seattle post-intelligencer. Butte Miner. Miles City Journal. Billings gazette (Billings, Mont.). Newspaper editors. Newspapers--Montana.
Billings Gazette Editor in the 1890s - See Story of Crow Dog, Billings Gazette, April 9, 1934 and Pioneer Printers Recall, Billings Gazette, April 13, 1930, p24. Jean P. Decker was also the owner of the Big Timber Pioneer about 1910. He was a Pony Express rider in the Black Hills before arriving in Montana. He had served on the Seattle Post-Intelllgencer, the Butte Miner, and papers in Deadwood, Chicago, Minneapolis, and San Francisco, and for a long lime was associate editor for Colonel Sam Gordon in tho publication of the Miles City Journal prior to becoming the Gazette Editor - See The Making of the Billings Gazette, Billings Gazette, January 15, 1921, p.12. He died before 1921.
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Photo Circa 1910.
Billings Gazette, April 9, 1934. Billings Gazette, April 13, 1930, p24. Billings Gazette, January 15, 1921, p.12.
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