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Toronto mining conference to hear from GATA

Section: Daily Dispatches

By Bill Murphy
March 5, 2001

To say the least, I was a bit surprised to see a letter from
The White House today when I picked up my mail. The
correspondence read:

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February 28, 2001

Dear Mr. Murphy:

Thank you for your letter. I apologize for the delay in my
response. I hope you understand how tremendously busy
I've been over the past several weeks.

A letter from the White House, and a big gun enlists in South Africa

Section: Daily Dispatches

By Bill Murphy, Chairman
Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc.
March 4, 2001

The cabal is trying to snuff out another gold rally.

We know that the Bank for International
Settlements once again has mobilized gold for
lending purposes to bomb the gold market as it
reacts to the tightening supply of physical gold. In
doing so, the BIS has made a statement to the poor
African gold-producing countries that their economies

GATA plans Africa gold conference in Durban in May

Section: Daily Dispatches

By Bob Chapman
The International Forecaster
(posted at
March 3, 2001

One of our operatives in South Africa acquired the
following communication at great risk, and the
contents were so explosive he felt he had to pass it on
to us for publication. As most of you know, I lived in
southern Africa for three years and have never let our
line there fall into disuse.

AngloGold warned against pursuing Gold Fields

Section: Daily Dispatches

10:30a ET Friday, March 2, 2001

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

GATA's publicist in South Africa, Rhoda Fowler of
Media-Link in Durban, has done a marvelous job
advancing our cause there. I thought you might like
to see her latest report:

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Dear Bill:

We have had a call from President Mbeki's office saying
that they wish to be kept informed.

Also, we had a call from Joe Molefe, who is a top black

South African president''s office interested in GATA

Section: Daily Dispatches

March 1, 2001

To: Ms. Haruko Fukuda
Chief Executive Officer
World Gold Council
45 Pall Mall
London SW1Y 5JG
United Kingdom

Dear Ms. Fukuda:

Last Friday there was an article in The Wall Street
Journal by Neil Behrmann titled, quot;World Gold Council
Hopes to End Gold Price's 20-Year Bear Market.quot;

The article mentions Reginald Howe's complaint filed

To cut lease rate, BIS dumps gold, but ex-Fed governor pumps it

Section: Daily Dispatches

9:17p ET Tuesday, February

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Below is GATA Chairman Bill Murphy's special quot;Midasquot;
commentary tonight for his subscribers at

Note particularly its quotation of commentary that was
distributed today by Prudential Securities. The Prudential
commentary focuses on ... GATA.

While it seems not to want to believe it, Prudential

Minesite report puts the gold clues together

Section: Daily Dispatches

11:55p ET Wednesday, February 28, 2001

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

I'm stealing and sending to you below excerpts from
GATA Chairman Bill Murphy's quot;Midasquot; commentary tonight,
sent by email to his subscribers at, because it has important
news and may encourage our side after a seemingly
bad day.

If you want to see all this stuff -- and make me feel

Mining Web article focuses on Bank of England

Section: Daily Dispatches

1a ET Thursday, March 1, 2001

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

There's an excellent article about the clues
in the gold market at You
can find it here:

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CHRIS POWELL, Secretary/Treasurer

Mining Web examines friendly terms for AngloGold/Gold Fields merger

Section: Daily Dispatches

1:14a ET Thursday, March 1, 2001

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Another important article, this one at It asks whether
the Bank of England, the great gold
seller of the last year, is responsible
for the current rally in gold.

You can find the article here:

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World Gold Council''s feeble attempt to help gold

Section: Daily Dispatches

6:30p ET Thursday, March 1, 2001

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Those of us who think that there is much more to the
possible combination of AngloGold and Gold Fields
than meets the eye should read another good article
at by Tim Wood.

Here's the URL:

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