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The humblest observer who goes to the mines sees and says that gold-digging is of the character of a lottery; the gold thus obtain ...
Gold? Yellow, glittering, precious gold?
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The California fever is not likely to take us off.... There is neither romance nor glory in digging for gold after the manner of t ...
As in digging for precious metals in the mines, much earthy rubbish has first to be troublesomely handled and thrown out; so, in d ...
Did God direct us so to get our living, digging where we never planted,--and He would, perchance, reward us with lumps of gold?
Having behind us the producing masses of this nation and the world, supported by the commercial interests, the labor interests, an ...
It feels almost soft, like something to be caressed. Only gold feels that way.
Such was life in the Golden Gate:
Gold dusted all we drank and ate,
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Nature's first green is gold,
Then leaf subsides to leaf.
So Eden sank to grief,
So dawn goes down to day.
Nothing gold can stay.
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