Preheat oven to 425°F.
In large bowl, combine sugar, flour and salt.
Add cherries and toss lightly.
Turn into pastry-lined 9-inch pie plate.
Dot with butter.
Adjust top crust; cut steam vents.
Bake in 425°F.
oven 50 to 60 minutes or until pie crust is golden.
Cool on rack.
Nice served warm with vanilla ice cream.