Janin's initial report confiming the authenticity of the "diamond fields"

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Janin's initial report confiming the authenticity of the "diamond fields" - _ I the ran bit . Jtutla'f Prllssalm.ry Bcport...
_ I the ran bit . Jtutla'f Prllssalm.ry Bcport iw TOEK.JUM tt.lCX . . X. SarUne T tu. 611 Hiring received frem Xeun.Tl any A Bead an attmaieet/UMValaaor \be & aad ruble diamond field I am cow ; to make and . 4 -a a pwllslBary leport wblcb win embrace the conflgrtona to be reacted la a Bondeuaed report se which ihould lafOcett drMraiae aay prMoaad parch of iljck to mat or dacOM U laTwtmaau rat aaunm or . WISBXD. WWW at the dtawood-flekU . wu wube . net grava less that but ear three tasimnd pod oa ana ameirtoo Till. _ at werk . none by x Suck A Ar id nadpaTT lb. nty experienced wuhert awUtad at Omee by nytalf nd other members of the party. TM total amout of work done wu or but ay bar d , wort . two men or eMt day volt or en man This amount of labor produced ' rarata of diamond tr II' worth 1 14 per carat or $4,001 M6 carats dumood ec Dd u Uty. wonh u per carat I17D4. (24 anta wortb & 800 rurtber. of rcblaa lonr pouKdt or 7 canto. wont nny emu per carat bat wumated at Ihlry crata XJ Total pro iac of c sod a ka tone of triTet 8 tt or UAO-ur W per ton. A aonuan xrruiirx. Tteectlmate wumadoaaeoarvUvrcom- Mrdal and selUng baala and Ignored the fact that while ante tt to. diamonds were worth I. . wet. . 0000&D to be worth nraeb more ercaratttealll. Tte atttmau open tberablre WM mad with dn regard to \ha great qoaotlty is which they can b produced and 0 the effect f ttta qmaatlty npoo \be marks . washing 0100 don by hand la 0 g id pact. With tile awte'aae of even &be Mm- pleat BtachtMry gold tbe remit of tat MBW qvainj of gravel woe d bans t ea Increaaed meaytaM by lie _ number or day work. 0. U sa d tow of such gravel so toll would prod ao lit par are. and would 01011 than on ver U purchaw price and xpeaie of production. per e sil of t truest would .UI b wonh tU per toe and would pay very large pro 9 it )0 wab la qnattniet. : xxrcxu or 014101010 Vcutd never exceed U per ton. An acre ol Tound ofr 43.180 tqtare feet and wuh an v rai depth of aoilM a foot would produce at twt&tj cubic lretper ton over but ty two tbeoarad toa Xkerefore U the ground prow so rtch over only one ( acre at ground t tbe staff wubel already tot. imaU area win rrodao . ton d weuid otor man cover by ha yMd of dlamocds end ruble the purcbate 0017. If ten case only which would fnmVhaooO tonapToT tob or ttc N tJilparornt.urich a th & round UM pruduce Wt amuoot to ItrnjOO or ISO per Mow the company own I Oneblftck &relied 4ltc T ' of lftacre S I. 720 acre A OB btock cf 100 acre Tte trot block aloe with a depth of i ravel o en foot would predate CTnnn ton Utt ton yean waakini UN ton per diem it li e rtdeQt therefor that fer .1 practical & I It tnf Aclent to 0040 our at tan lion to IDs 00,1 block f 19 acre which ii tar . known coblalnt th bust ground. Our $107 at Ill. dlanK 4-a Ui woe to attn w wer la camp at tte Bald only wvea oar. and there wu to much to be done la it way of tocat log. iBrrvytng aid KcnrJng the property watai rights and Umber land that U left m much at tm than 1 oeaired la which to pro pect and MmnletBl tract .re Tecroepeet the who tract fcf iery 1,900 _ woun occupy motto owl ABHHTBT at . ncTwa BOVX I had only UBM to gather ample. from too poruons of & a r block of pound wLich II marled ye the accompanying plat. At etch one of tat. potauBuiBbared diamond . callus wer toUBO . per racloteo ttanpk The. point . ever 04.11 of a t tie dltiaat from the < dlfeovery aao stew a very large area 00 be diamond ana nky-bearlng. The aaamtw war. late. Dom tte tmrtace. It It probeMe toot at a greater oeptt ionic o Umena woou b found fbeamooatt-f proepeettngdcB WM tBtiCBlacaat aid doe not itaoe m to fort a jadgmeni at to the licit or llmu e tter if U very nth cc only moderately neb ground. I ho' already bowa that U rvqetm 4.0 &be very rlcb ground to repay tbe porcbtte tBwMy and & that U the wool. lt- cr .rte > pradae grant or a. avcrag Too. of o w p . of e Talus of &lie one and hall was waited (14 000 par ton U wwuU farulih an la BMBW not. hi diamond aid & 1 . to call particular atuaUoo to &he tarn BM and potnu la UM plat Barked sod . Ms I from IB point wbere UM tact arv i -111 WM 405 . a large aaarpte of which acoom _ this- & wbere the bread in let bat recetwd UM dranag and oratorio o r mp II (4iamoodj. note and gr ve.i at the tand toM & on&eat bed. abova Ma 101 from it sarfao aoU down that gulch for length of over XjO arda. I be J ve that tot. gvlch wu be Ibuad to b extreaaoly neb ID pre- do t rtonet and Ibe few experiment lutde cja nmUlabeiW. I dealr particularly to Impreae upon tae mind of ' ed purtkater laat I am n la a poelUoa \0 uy owl e to the limited t'rueal 1401.4 m for protpecUnc ibc roaBd how x CD atf tharaU rtch graval to. or how much the track win b found available and nrcnubi lerwatBlBg. My repon men Baewarny M u eaOatactory and iBeviintrw tbe petals nsr nbtlii .ihT tBvtatHaitoaa amaae wet tatis- faCMrz u far a they want aa c vU c ee wa vatterad wfclch could autharaa B e to o other thai to reeoameod tnvwimeai at th price Sib. U M for caoOderattoo of KT aara. I ire. lire ttetao small .1 arahould prove rery rich to cover Oh. narctew-mancy aad ur Ian. arramo . n Wer . twafiy ebta d with OD IttOe labor that neat perkcUy . IB exprwttBg tte bIMMkat IB aaaouat of tat. purcMs laeaay wUl be paaday repaid U fllvilindt to b followed by tarn adiidonat pmflu. no ppnhfntlon u ainMBdi may be toned hi uch an abundance a tray their colas. It to mr latad entirety without leuBdaUoc. The quatUoo of waMr I auatactoroyaatwrred by lb. ataUmaat that . 'I'M 701.4 creek atone aadtwMtte UMrare much tar crwUuf ace for a deauad fa power and wuhlis for ty taoui of machinery and uy na ber 1 MB of ci j Tubing of gravel. W 0010100 eOtacreaof . tlBfrn-laad. amp foraJ Hn fcrf tcing & tot UDM aaabnUdlng- ttMuvpeww will aarar be B ret try. The ' St water ar to eitaaud that they can be . Many part f thproparry ataiMdtnt , A mliiug district . termed r d mi. glawipaeduprructourltr ti loco Cation rwould say that I eootter tot. A wtin carru.r am aaotntar. La IM that will pr v extramety Bn ataMa That whlo I did not have tome anrttby-te - UM laveatlgatloo wkjch ywBid tev aeawwrtd very , QBMUon maa aasiag ffunend evtr greater area tAaa 1Lf tZ4 t b dlamocd-baartjjg sad aaQr.ttaitMMiiar 07 lav tB texHJper ban. or at ite rate f H XMM tor UM wools pr p rty.alaodauraolveioe Very trmiy yo r obdu t er rteJ .1411111. X. x. in e to r oe R. J. U. ton C L 7. W Do San AB A to too 010. go to Ctty. toe to e bight when W that been III I. .r' 1111' . l"ruen&-DuI8a ' AM .aI. 0 ' I Ir1p w tbe II' & COIICI I re t.1II4 .1111'1oe It " J .UYII. YbDe" .be lor .t : : d. wort. 0 e 4& ' .10 . 'I' car".r C'MII"dle. < 4.'WUJ' 10 II" 1.1Of a II d . i I proo1l100 0. and. nel.l8.1t1 . . & oa&.u. com. a' OIl 04040 UI&D IlL Tbt..amato \III nt IN 4110 da I ef geld 10 : CI4I CT"eI. pn4I101' .OGcIIDIIft UlallClver au Grt..poor U to .ece hi 1II ootyOt&e eML the 'an. the rldae" ra be woruallOperloe.aad proS , q 11&L thl. lUJlQ 110 14 eo 411. atones pCJI \ nco 'e io O b ; -.t Jf a. JInI4..1J. 'oa.e .ed al\1 fII b 20010 1011I proTO to be I per Cf'1t1.J riot M the C1'D11Dd. .hat. 11- bloat -'n' 111ft -c. : -'r , I of r " l. et 1 6 Uf. & o. tar. & tII. e4" we l'P :711 e.e" n ra rie pro.pte1 e LII1a I. .et . n.4I1IOVtIY L thoe. &II. Icrt .r. hd > mP&llrm. pota . or J pile. T e. be th. = : = IIIIIp I eubIe me tor .l1mIo "IC' r.oU:4. . oat .llI .na. pur Y. a-- .c -.4 per a III eo "UoIl aad. ii Lb. u.e. tam1Mt. a aulch 111'0 tiC 1.0 or Ot 'mpe- erU& lho 401l'1ltbll Ir 1 It r. &I1a 1e c p lertJ' 1m cat I t. ii. 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  1. San Francisco Chronicle,
  2. 06 Aug 1872, Tue,
  3. Page 3

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  • Janin's initial report confiming the authenticity of the "diamond fields"

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