Whale Cove - Walton Barite Mine

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jakesrocks: gemsgalore, please post your question here. http://andy321.proboards.com/board/22/totally-rock-tumbling Aug 27, 2015 10:50:32 GMT -5
Fossilman: Ed-exactly!!! He seen the purse,told he was going to take it..I called him a moron and he proved to me,that I was right..I was 15,he was 23... Aug 27, 2015 11:50:07 GMT -5 *
mr.mohs: gemsgalore-- I got better idea of what to do with that chunk of opal. Rather than put it in a barrel------- hand polish it with 37,000gr emery paper and save it as a specimen...mostly Aug 27, 2015 17:15:54 GMT -5
drocknut: Mike at least ya have an interesting tale to tell out of that mess.lol Aug 28, 2015 18:24:51 GMT -5
drocknut: FYI I'm no longer in Nevada and am going to get dinner and desert. I'll have to let you all know if it was worth the trip. Aug 28, 2015 18:28:07 GMT -5
mr.mohs: get some sherbet ice cream for desert, diane.... that will cool you down... mostly Aug 28, 2015 18:46:33 GMT -5
mikeyrocks: Hey ms D you on your way to S Cal? Safe travels Aug 28, 2015 19:31:31 GMT -5
parfive: September Rock & Gem, coupla familiars on p29. Aug 28, 2015 19:34:38 GMT -5
quartz: 1 1/2 hrs. steady rain this A.M., first since mid May. Thanks to all for doing your rain dances. :) Aug 29, 2015 7:25:47 GMT -5
Fossilman: Yes Diana,there is more to that story too..LOL We received some good rain lastnite too,more coming this week...Los of thunder,liking that! Aug 29, 2015 9:28:58 GMT -5
mr.mohs: certain corridor of Phoenix had a violent thunderstorm last night-- I was in the eye of the storm--- the rocks are o.k. mostly Sept 1, 2015 8:53:09 GMT -5
rockpickerforever: Ed, I heard about that on the news this morning. It's a good thing your rocks are hard, lol. How did you fare? Sept 1, 2015 11:00:01 GMT -5
spiritstone: Expect more stormy weather. Its snowing in the mountains. Sept 1, 2015 15:08:24 GMT -5
Fossilman: Snowing on Mount Hood here in Oregon too................. Sept 1, 2015 16:48:21 GMT -5
spiritstone: Its the third or forth time in the last 2 weeks for us. I dont know why obama is headed to the arctic circle? just come to the Alberta Rockies and see it aint melting. Sept 1, 2015 17:13:40 GMT -5
mr.mohs: Don & I fared well Jean... thnxs for asking! Luckily the electric didn't go off (party) the other 1/2 of town did...outside this morning looks like Godzilla was on the loose ! Sept 1, 2015 19:18:45 GMT -5
drocknut: Glad you and Don fared well, Ed. Sept 1, 2015 19:24:04 GMT -5
mr.mohs: thanks Diane ! and You? Sept 1, 2015 19:28:25 GMT -5
drocknut: I'm fine Ed, a little warm still but I'll survive. Thanks for asking. By the way, dinner and dessert were excellent; I may have to come back for seconds...lol. Thanks Scott. Sept 1, 2015 19:32:12 GMT -5
mr.mohs: I got frozen rainbow sherbet ... :P .... any time...mostly Sept 1, 2015 19:43:15 GMT -5