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There are two Mott Ranches, one seven miles north of Round Hole,<ref name=REGAug19>"Young Hollander is slain by Rancher," Reno Evening Gazette, August 19, 1918, p. 11</ref> the other 4.4 miles north of Gerlach.<ref>FCC Registered Microwave, Paging and Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers in Gerlach, Nevada</ref>

In 1918 at the Mott Ranch near Round Hole, Roy Mott shot Conrad Muller.<ref name=REGAug19/> The grand jury declined to indict Mott.<ref>"Grand Jury Fails to Indict Mott," Reno Evening Gazette, September 17, 1918, p. 6</ref>