August 1998

August 1998 Vol.28 Num.8
Table of Contents (pdf)


Crystallized Gold

A highly favored collectible

by Bob Jones

Follow the '49er Trail

Celebrate California gold with endless prospecting

by Norma and Skip Ingalls

How I Became a Modern Prospector

Curiosity and adventure attract many to gold

by Roger McPherson

Deep in the Gold Bug Mine

It's old, it's safe and it's open

by Marc Davis

Colorado Gold

The rush didn't end with California

by Bob Jones

Adding a Nugget Trap

A simple adjustment for improved gold recovery

by Gail Butler

The Difference Between Grinding and Polishing

Know the difference and distinguish your work

by Gerald L. Wykoff, GG, CSM

The Sixteen to One Mine

An executive tour to an operating gold mine

by Andrei Pashin

Working with Tricky Gem Material

A few lapidary secrets yield many more options

by James E. Mulkey

Dreams Come True

An artist who adds gems to his dreams

by Alicia Morris

Field Trips

The Treasures of Graves Mountain

Where Georgia hides its mineral best

by Jim Haege

Pennsylvania Gold

Prospecting just for the fun of it

by Sandra Downs


Slice a Stone

Turn lapidary leftovers into jewelry

by Dan and Judy Atwell


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