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JC "Buzz" Ryan Books

First-hand recollections by storyteller J.C. “Buzz” Ryan of the loggers, loaders,
swampers, wood butchers, and bull cooks who ruled the woods in the heyday of
the pioneer lumberjacks—with dozens of historical photographs.

Two volumes of these legendary and much-loved stories are available through

Each volume is $8.50 (which includes sales taxes, postage, and handling)
and can be purchased by sending your name and address to:

Minnesota Timber Producers Association

903 Medical Arts Building
324 West Superior Street
Duluth, MN 55802

Please include a check for the total amount and indicate which of the two
volumes you’d like to order. (Volumes 2 & 3 are currently in print) Make checks payable to “TPA Services.”

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