May 2001 by StaffExcerpts from CMJ, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
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Gerald Lindsey sat at his desk watching Randy McKinney try to absorb the massive pile of documents he had in front of him. Julie Fowler, Gerald’s secretary of 13 years, tried not to concentrate on the tower of paper as it threatened to topple over. Gerald knew the contents contained data proving one of the richest gold fields in Alaska were on his claims. But how to convince Randy, who was a 4th generation miner and had heard every mining story in the book?
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Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
The changes we are seeking will most definitely help prospectors, small operations and dredgers. If you haven’t yet read our proposals, you’ll find a link to it at the end of the online version of this article.
Mining restrictions will be lifted on about 1 million acres of federal land in southwest Alaska, officials have announced.
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