Montana History

I’ll B “Steaming” This Afternoon
The TASGA (Teton Antique "STEAM" & Gas Threshing Association Association) Community Bazaar is set for THIS Saturday & Sunday. This afternoon at 2:30 on the Puffman Show, Ben Wombacher will be my special guest. "Big" Ben will be filling us…
Riding High @ The Heritage
I'll be up at the Marias Heritage Center here in Shelby this evening (Tuesday) reading & sharing MORE Montana History as we continue reading the true saga, "Montana; High, Wide & Handsome." In my opinion, this tome is probably the most thorough & c…
FB’s In The Air Already!
The Shelby High School Football Camp gets underway today (Monday) & continues through this Wednesday over at the football field here in Shelby. Grades 1 to 5, will be from 5 to 6PM, grades 6,7,& 8 go from 6:15 until 7:30PM, & grades 9 to 12 are scheduled from 7:45 until 9:30 …
I’ll B Wafflin’
THIS Monday night, the Shelby Carousel Rest Area will be serving up "All-U-Can-Eat" WAFFLES! It's all part of a FUN evening from 5 until 8 AND, the donations' EIGHT! $8.00 for adults, kids 5 years old to 12 $4.00. If you're 4 or younger, it's FREE…
All’s FAIR In R Golden Triangle
With the 77th Annual 4 County Marias Fair in full swing, there's even more fair FUN tonight (Thursday) over in Chester. The Summer Fair will be running full tilt in Lions Park in Chester this evening from 5 to 7. I'd like to submit that we have the "franchise" on fair FUN…
Happy Trails 2 U
The Old Trail Museum will lead AND narrate a tour of the Old North Trail in the mountain front west of Choteau this Saturday. The adventure & FUN kicks into HIGH ACTION Saturday morning at 7:30. For more information, put on your "adventure" boots & call 89…
Shelby FFA Has The REAL Deal
Our Shelby FFA chapter's alive & well out at the 77th Annual 4 County Marias Fair. The FFA has their food booth up & running all this week & dig what's on the platters...they're selling "AUTHENTIC" cheese steaks AND tacos in the bag durin…
Governor Summons Montana Legislature
That's what Montana Governor S.V. Stewart did back in July of 1919, & we'll be reading about WHY tonight (Tuesday) during Montana History up at the Marias Heritage Center. We're currently reading & enjoying the book, "Montana High, Wide, & Handsome," & this evening we'll ge…
Flee 2 The Flea Fair
The Choteau Flea & Salvage Fair is set to go THIS Saturday down in Choteau. There'll be over 15 booths right next to the Stage Stop Inn going full tilt from 8 o'clock Saturday morning until 3 in the afternoon. Saturday's Flea & Salvage Fair is being sponsored &…
Field Trip Field Trip Field Trip!
The MSU Central Ag Research Center in Moccasin will be holding their 2018 Moccasin Field Trip tomorrow (Thursday.) Touring gets underway at 9:05 tomorrow morning BUT...registration's at 8:15 SHARP! Don't worry about a thing, you'll be back from touring (out in the field) by high noon.…
They Bought Satin PJ’s
We'll find out WHY tonight (Tuesday) during Montana History up at the Marias Heritage Center. The chapter we're currently reading is titled, "The Bought Satin Pajamas," & the book is, "Montana: High, Wide" & Handsome," …
Forget The Roundhouse, RUN 2 The Depot
GOOD NEWS to report this morning on my Puffman Blog...the Conrad Depot Society Museum down in Conrad's going to be OPEN Fridays AND Saturdays until Labor Day. Museum hours are from 10 in the morning until 2 in the afternoon ALL summer long. ALL ABOARD for the Conrad Depot Society Train Mus…

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