Coping with pain is not new to Stupak or Laurie, a former mayor of their hometown of Menominee.
Marquette, Menominee, and a few smaller places along the coast were lumbering near at home; but they shipped entirely by water.
Father Marquette went out of his way to see these friendly Indians, whose name Menominee means simply wild rice.
He told me that once, when hunting on the Menominee river, he saw a doe lying down, and raised his rifle to shoot her.
Five bridges connect Marinette with Menominee, Michigan, on the other side of the river.
The water-power of the Menominee River is largely utilized for the manufacture of paper and flour.
To the west of Milwaukee, across the valley of the Menominee, rises a sandy hilltop which is a little insect kingdom by itself.
"My brother has spoken a great tradition," said the Menominee.
When she came home she told us they were Menominee Indians come to fish for a time.
On 28th June we again embarked for Gallipoli, this time on the Menominee.
also Menomini, Algonquian people of Wisconsin, from Ojibwa (Algonquian) Manoominii, literally "wild rice people," from manoomin "wild rice." Not their name for themselves.