Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!

Magazine

All Articles

Looking Back

Excerpts from CMJ, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.

Online access required. Please .

Add a Comment

Additional articles that might interest you...

California Diamonds


Most of the world's diamonds come from Africa and Australia, but several new discoveries in the United States and Canada have spurred interest.

Fortymile, Alaska Prospecting Adventure


Some creeks have nuggets, while others, particulary the rivers, nothing but fine gold.

Melman on Gold & Silver


The entire petroleum complex has once again taken center stage in the world’s financial markets as prices for crude surged to near all-time highs at $55 per barrel and associated products such as heating oil and unleaded gasoline (see chart analysis below) soared through previous peaks. What made these new rallies so remarkable...

Gold, Quartz & Chalcedony—Part II


The specific gravity of chalcedony is 2.58 to 2.64. This is slightly lower than coarsely crystalline quartz because of slight porosity in chalcedony. Being so light, it will easily wash out of a gold pan.

Legislative and Regulatory Update


• PLP continues the fight for miners' rights
• Oregon miners fight back
• Bills address strategic minerals

Buyer Beware! Counterfeit Metal Detectors


When I was recently in West Africa, I got to see and play with my first, phony, Chinese knock-off metal detector.

The Bawl Mill


  • Prospector banned from college campus
  • Early retirement...

Subscription Required:
The Bawl Mill   • Over the Divide   • Our Readers Say   • Letter from the Editor to our Readers and Advertisers   • Administration Considers Bypassing Congress   • First Woman to Draw Mining Pension   • Small Mine Selective Blasting   • Mohave Mountain Placers, Arizona   • High Court to Reconsider Wilderness Water Rights   • Sixteen to One Takes on MSHA   • Picks & Pans: Gold Mining on Joie Osgood Ranch   • Gold   • Company Notes   • Millie's Tailings   • Placer PGMs in Alaska   • Mogollon—New Mexico's Remote Gold Camp   • ICMJ 9th Annual Photo Contest Results   • The Other Minerals of Mt. Diablo   • Melman on Gold & Silver   • Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices

Free:
Legislative and Regulatory Update

Advertisements

Garrett Electronics - trusted by real miners & prospectors!
Precious Metals Recovery plants and equipment
Fighting to keep public lands open to the public
Specializing in the processing of precious metal ores!
Watch prospecting shows on your computer right now
Free Online Sample Issue