Melman on Gold & Silver
April 2010 by Leonard Melman...the Obama Administration continues to grapple with the reality that the number of Americans who are growing disenchanted with government solutions to problems appears to be growing.
In a federal lawsuit, a family claims the US Mint illegally seized 10 gold coins that the family had found among a dead relative’s possessions.
Albanian miners in the rocky, pine-covered hills of northern Kosovo claim it wasn't just politics or religion or even ethnicity that started their war with the Serbs.
Silver was discovered in the mountains as early as 1875, but the first “official” discovery was in 1881.
A quartz piece was rolled over and there it was, staring right at us—beautiful, coarse gold coming right out of the quartz rock. It was almost the size of a softball, and it looked like over one quarter of it had gold throughout!
Three times we went back and finally found a clue. There was an old air shaft not far from the trail!
Any good books on mineralized faults and contacts?
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