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Concord, New Hampshire


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President - Bill Brown, PO Box 6446, 3 Melody Lane, Raymond NH 03077, Phone 895-4157
Vice President - Howard Ewing 10 Judith Ave, Nashua, NH 03060, Phone 888-0835
Secretary - Vince Valade, 35 Plimpton Rd., Goffstown, NH 03045, Phone 497-3935
Treasurer - Don Dallaire, 829 Candia Rd., Chester, NH 03036, Phone 483-8467

March 2002

Volume 2 Issue 7

Capital Mineral Club News

Please note A CLUB MEETING TIME CHANGE for the months of

January, February and March:

1:30PM – Second Saturday of those 3 Months only

Inside this Issue:    


Feb.  Minutes             Pg 2 


The Colors of             Pg 3 Minerals          


White Mt. National Forest

Plan Revision 


Calendar of Events    Pg 4        


The CMC will meet Saturday, Mar. 9th at 1:30 PM at the Salvation Army Building on Clinton Street in Concord, NH.

Our guest speaker for the March meeting is Don Dallaire. He will be giving a talk on Collecting in Montana – (see insert.) Mineral of the month will be Minerals from Montana.

Refreshments will be provided by Pam Jackson.

The Club would like to thank Jim

Young for his informative presentation on the Geology of the Tsumeb Minerals at the CMC February meeting.




All submissions to the newsletter welcome !


DEADLINE for submissions is the 3rd Saturday of every month. Late submissions will be carried over to the next month.


My address can be found on the back page of the monthly newsletter.


Minerals for Monthly Meeting Raffle


All club members are welcomed to donate mineral specimens at each club meeting for the monthly raffle. This bit of fun is enjoyed by all who attend. The more who participate the more interesting the raffle!




If dues are not paid by the end of March, this will be your last newsletter. If you have any questions or would like to pay your dues, please call Vince Valade at 497-3935.


Mineral Sale

Ralph Lingard of Barrington, NH is selling his mineral collection. He has quite a variety of minerals from Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Vermont and other states and countries.

Please contact Bill Brown at 895-4157 or Vince Valade at 497-3935 to set up an appointment to view Ralph’s collection.