October 2013

October 17, 2013

The meeting was called to order by Pres. Bill Dunlevy at 7:00 after our monthly potluck.  27 attended 4 were new.

Minutes and Tres. Reports were read and approved.

Old Business – Gold Show – Bill Dunlevy reported he has gotten an inquiry from GPAA about a GPAA sponsored gold show.  He will be contacted by another person about the particulars.

Sportsman Show – Membership were concerned about cost and manning a 4 day demonstration.

New Business – AMA convention will be Nov. 4-Nov.10 at the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel.  There is a short course on placer mining on Tues. from 8 -5.  The History Night is Thursday from 7-9 p.m.  The Rock and Mineral show is the 8 – 10th.  It begins Fri. 5 – 9.  The Placer cost is $175 and includes lunch.

Announcements – Our long time member Terry Caldwell passed away while in the States.  He was buried at the National Cemetery on JBER.

State regulators have consolidated paper work.

At the AMA breakfast, members learned the spur to Pt. McKenzie will bring mineral resources to tide water.

Meeting was adjourned at 7:30.

Respectfully submitted by Sec. Bonnie Tisler

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