National Mining Hall of Fall and Museum Calls for Poetry
March 2003 by StaffThe National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum in Leadville, Colorado, is calling for poems reflective of the mining experience for its Fifth Annual Miner’s Poetry Jamboree.
The gem miner who uncovered North America’s largest emerald thinks he’s found a mother-lode of emerald-rich rock in Alexander County.
It is this ability to hear and respond to the faintest of audio signals that I believe separates the best nugget hunters from everyone else.
There is always an overwhelming feeling when finding gold of any size, but one like this doesn’t come along very often.
In South Africa, a "gregory" is the term applied to a blunder of major proportion. James Gregory will forever be remembered in South African slang as the professor from Great Britain who made one heck of a "gregory."
Q: ...where would you recommend selling class rings and other scrap gold?
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