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an alluvial deposit that contains particles of some valuable mineral

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Los extranos caminos del placer (Axial / Tinta nueva, Mexico, 171 pp.
LADBROKES remain the only major high street bookmaker still accepting Greyhound Placer wagers, after the decision by Coral, Hills and Totesport to join Betfred in pulling the plug on the bet, although the Harrowbased firm admits they are also reviewing the situation.
As rising gold prices grab headlines, Canadian mining company Placer Dome is hoping to cash in by developing a new mine in the Dominican Republic.
It was one of the drivers of the joint venture between Kinross and Placer Dome," says Cormier.
22 it has struck a deal with gold giant Placer Dome to explore and possibly develop Linear's property in the Dominican Republic.
The directors of Australia's AurionGold, throwing in the towel to end the fight for control of the company, recommended in mid-October that the shareholders accept Placer Dome's takeover offer.
La renovacion de la reflexion sobre el placer que tuvo lugar a comienzos de la epoca moderna (1) tiene actualmente su paralelo (2) e incluso su eco particularmente en el horizonte de la filosofia politica y de la filosofia analitica.
Among the tips that Los Angeles police are investigating is one from Placer County, where sheriff's officials noticed similarities between the sketch of Cosby's suspected killer and that of a man who shot and wounded a sheriff's deputy in Lake Tahoe last month.
Flinn, Vice-President, Operations is pleased to announce the results of Klondike Star Mineral Corporation's (OTCBB:KDSM) placer bulk sample test mining program undertaken this summer/fall at a selected site on its placer gold property on the Indian River, located about 25 miles (or 40 kilometers) from Dawson City in the Klondike gold producing region of the Yukon, Canada.
In 1991, Vancouver's Placer Dome Corporation won the concession to mine a remote, jungle-covered corner of northeastern Venezuela.
The Monetary Board announced that the Canadian company Placer Dome is the first option for the exploitation of the sulfide deposits of the Rosario mine in north central Cotui, reports DR1 Daily News (July 13, 2001).
Placer Dome has received a 1-yr extension of its work contract at the Las Cristinas gold property.
I WRITE re the Placer returns at Crayford Thursday 1st October.
A walk along the trail at the Placer Nature Center gives kids a new outlook.
Flinn, Vice President, Operations for Klondike Star Mineral Corporation (OTCBB:KDSM) is pleased to announce the third consecutive winter drilling program on the Indian River Placer Project, located about 25 miles (or 40 kilometers) from Dawson City.