In almost every publication dealing with the gems to be found in the United States prominent mention is made of North Carolina’s production of precious stones and other valuable minerals. In addition there are very few mineral collections which do not contain some specimens from this state. Any one interested in collecting or studying minerals is likely to have their ambition stirred with a desire to visit such a locality, where, it would be expected, the dumps of the mines might yield some very attractive material.

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