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August 8, 1991 | FLORENCE WILLIAMS, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Things are so bad economically in this high mountain town that the Pride of the West Saloon, the locals' favorite, will close soon for the winter. Both the waitresses are leaving, as are most of the bar's customers. "It's not going to be the wide-open, hell-raiser town it was," predicts bar owner Ben Barnes. "This town really used to be a lot of fun." After more than a century, the Sunnyside Mine-- The Company in this one-company town, pop. 700--is ceasing operation this week.
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August 8, 1991 | FLORENCE WILLIAMS, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Things are so bad economically in this high mountain town that the Pride of the West Saloon, the locals' favorite, will close soon for the winter. Both the waitresses are leaving, as are most of the bar's customers. "It's not going to be the wide-open, hell-raiser town it was," predicts bar owner Ben Barnes. "This town really used to be a lot of fun." After more than a century, the Sunnyside Mine-- The Company in this one-company town, pop. 700--is ceasing operation this week.
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