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Concord, New Hampshire


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President - Gordon Jackson, P.O. Box 600, Canterbury, NH 03224, Phone (603) 783-4493

Vice President - Scott Higgins, 15 Charles Lane, Eliot, ME 03903, Phone (207) 439-1107
Secretary - Vince Valade, 35 Plimpton Rd., Goffstown, NH 03045, Phone 497-3935
Treasurer - Don Dallaire, 829 Candia Rd., Chester, NH 03036, Phone 483-8467

December 2004

Volume 5 Issue 4

Capital Mineral Club News

Inside this Issue:    


November Minutes     Pg 2

Letter of thanks from

Harvard University

Palermo Book Info      Pg 3



Other Mineral Club

Meeting Dates

Letter of Decline for 

mineral property         Pg 4



Christmas Party          Pg 5


Field Collecting and 

Creative Lapidary      Pg 6


Notes from the

President                     Pg 7



CMC Calendar of Events

Gem and Mineral

Shows                          Pg 8




Editors Note:

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publication will be the 3rd Saturday

of every month.

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Robin Edgewood-Reece &
Steffen Hermanns


The December meeting of the CMC will be held on Saturday, December 11th, at 12:00 PM.  PLEASE NOTE THE TIME CHANGE.  The meeting

location will be the Salvation Army Building on Clinton Street in Concord, NH for:

The CMC annual Christmas Party

Plan to join us for great food and great company, both of which guarantee a wonderful time had by all.  Hope to see you there!!!

See pages 5 and 6 for more Christmas Party info!

The club would like to thank Matthew Frades for his presentation on field camp in Western Ireland.  Matthew was this year’s UNH Field Camp scholarship recipient.  Congratulations Matthew!


Thanks to Martin Kippley for bringing refreshments to the November Meeting




Welcome New Club Members


Tom Weatherby and his family




The 2004 DUES ARE DUE. The dues are $2 junior, $5 single, $8 couple, $10 family. To keep records straight and make it simple for Vince Valade who collects the dues and Don Dallaire who handles the money, give either person a check in the amount of your dues. If you recently joined the Club your 2004 dues may already be paid.

If you have any questions please call Vince Valade at 497-3935.

Recruit a few new members for 2004