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As it is Boxing day here in the UK (Boxing Day = As servants prepared to leave to visit their families, their employers would present them with gift boxes. 63 more words

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Stuff that has nothing to do with the gold rush (which you might think does).

When most of us think of how gold was mined ‘in the olden days’, we think of a solitary miner washing dirt in his gold pan by the side of a creek. 572 more words

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XBIZ Announces 2017 Pioneer Award Honorees

Reposted from XBIZ.com

By Ariana Rodriguez

LOS ANGELES — XBIZ is pleased to announce the 2017 Pioneer Award recipients to be honored at the 2017 XBIZ Awards. 1,490 more words

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Day 2 of our Victorian Road Trip: Wangaratta To Bendigo

Source: http://www.mapsofworld.com/australia/states/victoria/

About a half hour from Wangaratta, down Detour Road, there is a small town called ElDorado. A friend had tipped us off to visit here, on account of their strange tourist attraction – the final resting place of an alluvial mining dredge. 937 more words

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