Melman on Gold & Silver
July 2003 by Leonard MelmanOne of the most interesting sayings I learned during my early years of observing markets was “Watch what I do, not what I say.” This thought came to mind recently regarding the comments of Fed Chairman Greenspan...
• Whose interests are they really representing?
• Saved by creative math
Time To Head To Quartzsite
Silver refining has been used from ancient times to change the characteristics of the metal. Early metallurgists refined silver by heating it a couple hundred degrees above its melting point and holding the metal at an elevated temperature for a period of time.
This rock had been with a family for many years and they were cleaning up an old workshop that had lots of minerals and miscellaneous “ore” samples.
While a large number of locations have yielded some placer gold, most of the state’s placer production has come from a few productive districts.
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