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  • Henry George was not yet immune from the gold-fever microbe, and several times was lured away into the mountains, "grubstaking" a man with hope plus and secrets as to gold-bearing quartz that would paralyze the world.

    Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 09 Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Reformers

  • Henry George was not yet immune from the gold-fever microbe, and several times was lured away into the mountains, “grubstaking” a man with hope plus and secrets as to gold-bearing quartz that would paralyze the world.

    Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Reformers

  • Along with the awakened memories came also a sudden recollection of a tale once told him in Denver by a prospector, whom he was grubstaking for the San Juan country, of a lost mine in the Oro Fino mountains of

    With Hoops of Steel

  • "You know as well as I do that papers ain't often drawn on grubstaking contracts.

    Rimrock Trail

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