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That was a very good read. Thank you for posting it. That had to be miserable work down in those holes.
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Thanks for posting that very interesting article.
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Thanks for posting the link, very interesting article.
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I new an old timer that talked about jacking up a car and using an extended rim for a hoist. He worked with his brothers in a bootleg mine.