A few months later, a young, greenhorn lawyer agreed to pay to have it assayed, and the quartz turned out to be rich in both gold and silver.
Fortunately, there are products on the market that can address these problems and make a small-scale mining operation feasible.
The small-scale miner has reasonable opportunity to exploit some of these small, rich placer gold deposits.
This was “pocket” country. All around were “pockets” that had been hand dug by old and new miners.
Australians have told me that emus, being very curious, will pick up and swallow anything shiny or unusual. They say aborigines will kick and pick apart any emu poop they see to check them out for nuggets.
While present official numbers remain quiescent at below 2%, we strongly believe the seeds of future inflation have now been laid via virtually unlimited currency creation by various central banks around the globe.
I poked my head out of the water and said, “You won’t believe what I am going to show you!”
PLP northern director Clark Pearson stated, “Thanks to the U.S. v. Hicks case, the courts have acknowledged that claimholders are owners of land within the National Forest who are exempt.”
I’ve been following the precious metals for decades, and I haven’t seen a move this powerful in many years.
The red dot on the diagram points out where the gravels there were also carrying, but not as much color. The gold was sparse below the point indicated.