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Men rush to California and Australia as if the true gold were to be found in that direction; but that is to go to the very opposit ...
Know that, on the right hand of the Indies, there is an island called California, very near to the Terrestrial Paradise, which was ...
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 ...
The rush to California ... and the attitude, not merely of merchants, but of philosophers and prophets, so called, in relation to ...
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.
We mustn't touch them yet, but see and see!
And what was green would by and by be gold.
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