Ford's Garnets

Last week despatches called attention to one of the ramifications of Henry Ford's business not hitherto generally known. Mr. Ford owns one of the richest garnet mines in the world. It is located on the side of Bear Hill in Danbury, N. H.

The garnets from Bear Hill will never grace the tiaras of dowagers —for the stones are cloudy and flawed—but they are excellent for Mr. Ford's purposes. There is a seam of mica schist outcropping on Bear Hill with the garnets set so thickly in it, that...

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