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GOLD. A metal used in making money, or coin. It is pure when the metal is unmixed with any other. Standard gold, is gold mixed with some other metal, called alloy. Vide Money.

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White gold-rush fever has spread through other countries of Latin America (Mexico and Honduras) and Asia (China, Thailand, India and Bangladesh).
The book contains nearly 500 color and 25 historic black-and-white photos of gold-rush landmarks and locales.
A small gold-rush era mine shaft has been rediscovered at O'Neil Gulch, about 700 metres along the Lone Star trend to the northwest, by prospecting.