Arizona Mines and Minerals Releases New Directory
April 1999 by StaffThe Directory of Active Mines in Arizona-1999, just released by the Arizona Department of Mines and Mineral Resources, reflects the strength and diversity of the Arizona mining industry.
The year was 1946, the war was over, and we three brothers were working for Douglas Aircraft, in Santa Monica, California. Jim and I had returned to jobs we held before entering the Navy and George was a “new hire,” having just finished a four-year hitch as a Navy Flight Crewman.
Your odds of going home with gold will be higher using the discrimination mode, even if you might have misread one of the targets you rejected.
Q: I have a gold claim that the BLM just closed. Should I get compensation for the value of the claim?
• "...absolutely incorrect."
• "...stories by Bob Schlosser are something else."
Because the gold here is not coarse enough to be recovered in a pan, the deposit was not recognized as holding any significant potential for precious metals until 1908...
• Southern Era
• X-Cal Resources
• Placer Dome Inc.
• Pan American Silver Corp.
• Vista Gold Corp.
...as a holder of contrarian points of view, I am somewhat delighted to see the recent enormous surge in published negative commentaries regarding gold's future.
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