The "Rip-Roaring" Flood That Washed Out Mazuma, Nevada
March 2005 by Jim StraightOkay, now for the story of not only the Mazuma flash-flood, but also of early day happenings in the surrounding Seven Troughs area as related to me by Gloria’s (late) grandmother, Gommie. At this time (1953-1954) Gommie was in her late 60s and often reminisced regarding her early life in Iowa as a schoolteacher...
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Ore processing in California?
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