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Discovery of Precious Stones

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\"There's gold in them hills!\" Well, in this case not gold, but precious stones: rubies, emeralds, and diamonds were reportedly discovered in the mountains of western North Carolina. The article outlines specific locations where these valuable gemstones were found and what quantity may have existed.
The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 16 Issue 50, May 1949, p9, 18