March 2005 by StaffExcerpts from CMJ published 50 years ago this month.
In our April and May 2001 issues we reported on the administrative hearings involving the 16-to-1 Mine and their fight against countless MSHA citations, many of which seemed to be driven by inspectors following their own agenda.
Any good books on mineralized faults and contacts?
PLP has developed a plan to get dredgers back in the water by embracing the fact that suction gold dredgers can provide a valuable service by reclaiming waterways.
It's not THE Hope Diamond, but a half-carat yellow gem worth up to $700 will fit that bill for an elementary school student from, where else, Hope.
How do I set up a small placer operation?
Were there insufficient values to continue mining at this site?
Q: What are the advantages or disadvantages of hand crank vs. battery power vs. blower? And your preference?
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