December 1998

Volume 2, Issue 1

IN SEARCH OF GOLD AGAIN

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I finally found gold with my new detector. Our last day in Stanton, I went to a claim on the side of Rich Hill. About two inches deep,  I found a piece of quartz with gold showing on one side. I searched the rest of the afternoon for the vein it had come from, or other pieces, in vain. Somewhere on that hillside there is a small vein of quartz with gold in it, still there.
ALASKA - May - Sep: We arrived in Chicken just before Memorial Day. Our 6" dredge had arrived before us, but it took us a couple of days to find where it had been deliv

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