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Scattering of Joe Hill's Last Ashes

Scattering of Joe Hill's Last Ashes

Mark Ross scatters the last of Joe Hill's ashes on the grave of Frank Little, 1989(?).
note taken by Marshall Mayer on April 21, 2022 at 6:55 pm in Mountain View Cemetery, Butte, America.

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Marshall Mayer
Marshall Mayer says:
Apr 22, 2022 09:57 AM
I heard a story on Montana Public Radio one morning about the scattering of Joe Hill's last ashes to take place in Butte later that day. We jumped in the car for the 1-hour trip. There weren't a lot of people there, just a few old Wobblies. I'm sure Kevin Curtis was there, but I did not know him then. Mark Ross had the honors (we've been FB friends for a while).
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