Senator Warns Against Proposal to Sell Some IMF Gold
April 1999 by Associated PressA proposal to sell some of the International Monetary Fund's vast gold reserves would be disastrous for Nevada's mining industry as well as the emerging countries the IMF is trying to help, Sen. Richard Bryan said March 4.
After removing about six inches of dirt and cobbles, the sound was a bit more recognizable. I was now confident that there was a definite target and not just a ground noise.
Robert Sanregret—Attorney at Law
Western Mining Council
National Association of Mining Districts
Excerpts from California Mining Journal, our original title, published 50 years ago this month.
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