February 2014: Cover Line Correction
Text was missing from the cover line at the top of the Table of Contents page in the February 2014 issue, causing the specimen to be misidentified. The cover line should have read:
“The Lyda Hill Gems and Minerals Hall at the Perot Musem of Nature and Science (Dallas) features specimens from world-class collections. This beryl (var. aquamarine) on albite from Gilgit District, Pakistan, is in the collection of Marc Weill. (Jeff Scovil photo)”
August 2013: “The Trona Gem-O-Rama”, by Stuart “Tate” Wilson
The following photos should have been credited to Brittany Burkhardt: p. 40 center; p. 41 top left and bottom right; p. 42 upper left, upper right and bottom.
June 2013: Field Notes
The Web address given on page 70 (Bead Driller) for Rough & Ready Gems is incorrect. The correct address is www.briolettes.com.
June 2013: “A Sapphire Adventure”, by Jerry Newman
The phone number given on page 58 for the New Eldorado Bar mine is incorrect. The correct number is (406) 227-4027.
April 2013: Cover
The cover line “How Much Collecting Is Enough?” was mistakenly added to the April cover. The article appears in the February 2013 issue.
January 2012: Many Facets column
DJG “No-Meet” Round (for CZ), by David Groncki
The cutting directions and notes were paired with the wrong diagram. Get the correct information here:
January 2012 Many Facets Correction
March 2012: Many Facets column
Mount Ida Barion for Quartz, by Jim Perkins
The diagram and cutting directions did not match. Get the correct information here:
March 2012 Many Facets Correction