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    Default The Lure of American Freshwater Pearls: Revisiting the Latendresse Family

    Except for the unfortunate comment about "Circus Handlers" in one of the videos, this is a fascinating article.

    https://www.gia.edu/gia-news-researc...ndresse-family

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    This is fantastic, thank you for sharing!

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    Wonderful history! Thanks, Jeremy!!!
    Last edited by Marianne; 06-25-2017 at 07:44 AM.

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    Wow, there's a lot to that article. I'm going to have to a lot some time to reviewing it. Lots of info in there. Thank you.
    Last edited by BWeaves; 06-25-2017 at 10:55 PM.

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    I remain a skeptic of these stories.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mikeyy View Post
    I remain a skeptic of these stories.
    Agreed.

    They left out the paranoid, underhanded monopolist part.

    Not worthy of my reverence either.

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    Thank you for highlighting this piece Jeremy. Agree with you that it is a fascinating piece and worthy of a read/watch. Rather a lot to get through!

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