The Perils of Over-Storage

By: Glen Hilford

“There’s gold in them thar hills!” is sometimes attributed to Mark Twain in reference to the California Gold Rush, but many historians believe M. F. Stephenson proclaimed it to keep the Georgia gold miners from going to California in the 1840s. No matter who declared it, the meaning is clear. There is opportunity to be had and money to be found if you are willing to do some digging.