The Lovitt Mine
May 1999 by StaffExcerpts from Northwest Underground Explorations' soon-to-be published "Discovering Washington's Historic Mines, Volume 2—Mines of East Central Washington State."
• South Carolina Governor feels violated...
• Biting the hand that feeds you...
• A very seedy business...
• Better cash in some gold if you’re a football fan...
We panned out maybe three gold pans of the material and we were shocked at the gold that was there. This rock appeared to be rich.
Perhaps the heart of our pro-gold thesis is this consideration: governments are inherently inefficient, they attempt to provide services far beyond their genuine fiscal ability and these trends result in deficit financing, growing debt levels and ultimate “watering” down of currency values.
It is the second largest gem-quality diamond in history, after the 3,106-carat “Cullinan Diamond” was recovered in South Africa in 1905.
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• Lawsuit coming; bill introduced to stop mining in Washington State
• President Trump halts new federal regulations
Oregon Senate passes Senate Bill 3
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