The Bawl Mill
December 2003 by Staff• Credit card abuse is sky high...
• Expensive new bill
• Senators reward themselves with another raise
At first, I tried to shift things around, but then a hand with a rock would appear, so I would stop trying to adjust my gear and grab the rock to keep things moving.
In our May 2014 issue, we incorrectly identified the woman who recovered numerous small nuggets...
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• Bezos to be banished from the planet?
• Would you like some water with that?
Every year there are large nuggets found by the diligent, and occasionally by the lucky newbie.
Most fire assayers are trained to observe the cupelled beads very carefully, noting any discoloring or surface roughness that might indicate that one or more of the platinum group metals (PGMs) are present. The “clues and tests” I have included in this article stem from several sources, including my 35 years of experience performing torch assays...
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