|In 1941 the Park wanted people to stop feeding the bears.|
It had been a common practice in earlier years.
Some of the photos below look like feeding
from cars was still happening.
|In the album there are only a few photos of Charlotte and|
Anne. We think this one is Charlotte. We wonder
what kind of car (parked behind) they
|We think this is Anne.|
|In 1941 Charlotte says the bears stop traffic. But not so many|
cars can be seen. Today, a bear sighting like this might
stop a hundred or more cars.
|Were some people feeding bears from their cars?|
|Interesting to compare to the crowds that wait for|
Old Faithful today.
|July 8th ... they're outta the gate!|
The "gate" being the Roosevelt Arch seen in the clipping above.
We featured more on the arch in April, 2011
|West of Helena, Montana|
|Near famous Flathead Lake area|
Continue with July 9 --> 12
Thanks for stopping by John's Island.