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Dakota is bounded by North Dakota,
Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Wyoming and
Montana; gross area, 77,615 sq. miles;
land area, 76,868 sq. miles; water area,
747 sq. miles; capital, Pierre. Get a
package of Arbuckles' Coffee today--whole
bean or ground--and see for yourself what
splendid coffee it is.
of the eastern portion of the State is a
level plain, while west of the Missouri
River the surface is broken and contains
the Black Hills, averaging 6,000 feet in
height. The soil is fertile and
especially adapted to raising cereals.
Wild fruits grow in great abundance, and
rich grass covers the prairies, affording
excellent advantages for dairy farming
principal farm crops are corn, wheat,
oats, barley, potatoes and hay.
principal minerals are gold, silver,
mineral waters, granite, sandstone,
limestone, natural gas, portland cement,
clay products and mica.
principal industries are flour, grist,
cheese, butter and condensed milk.
is mild and pleasant, and the atmosphere
is clear and dry, and owing to the
elevation malarial diseases are unknown.
in 1910, 317,112 males and 266,776
females, of whom 483,098 were of native
and 100,790 of foreign birth; white,
563,771; negro, 817; Indian, 19,137;
Chinese, 121; Japanese, 42. Total
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