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Crossword Puzzle #1, Gem Chemistry
Crossword Puzzle #2, Gemology
Crossword Puzzle #3, Quartz
Crossword Puzzle #4, Gem
Tucson, observations by
A View From Africa
Mailing Gems Safely
Faceting Challenge 2000
Starting a Store
Old Mine Tales
Marketing and the
A View of Quartzite
The History of Lapidary
of the World by Walter Schumann
Color Encyclopedia of Gemstones by Dr. Joel Arem
Determinative Gemology by Dr. William Hanneman
Gems, Crystals and Minerals by Anna S. Sofianides and George E. Harlow
Gem Dealers Secrets by Sondra Francis, GG
Beyond the Glitter by Gerald Wykoff, GG CSM
Techniques of Master Wire Wrapping by Gerald Wykoff, GG CSM
Stories, Enduring Change on 47th Street By
Renee Rose Shield
Master Jewelry Design by Gerald Wykoff, GG CSM
Gem Dealer By David Stanley Epstein
Bernd Munsteiner, Reflections in Stone
No Name Brand Refractometers
Product Review: Diamond Calculator
GL Spectroscope Lite
Gemology Tools, software for gemologists
GemPro 50, Digital Scale
The Smart Chart for Opals
Ultra Tec Faceting Machine
VIDEO REVIEW: Beginning Faceting, the Round Brilliant
VIDEO REVIEW: Faceting a Pin-wheel Pear Shape
Precision LP Gas Torch
QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
About the IGS
Gerald Wykoff GG, CSM
Color Change Diamonds, Moissanite, Zambia,
Gem Industry Slow, 1999 Tucson Show, New Tourmaline Discoveries,
Sapphires, Tanzanite Mines, Tanzanite Prices, Mexican Opal, Disclosure
Problems, Ivory Sales, Jerry Wykoff Returns, U.K. Triggers Gold Sell Off, North
Carolina Emerald, Cabochon Rings Coming Into Fashion Again, BC Gemstones
Impress US Market, Canadian Diamond Companies/De Beers.
Few Changes in Gem Industry, Moissanite Testing, Platinum On the
Increase, Canadian Diamonds Reach Market, Russia
Opens Underground Diamond Mine.
Gem Industry Steady, Gemological Crisis, Chinese Laps, Tanzanion,
Diamonds Made of Star Dust.
The Roots of Green Gems, Report on the Fair Trade Association, Seza
Rhodolite, Big Diamond Sales, Jewelry for 2000, Iolite Sales Up, Indian
Diamonds, Marketing Trends, Lust for Diamonds.
Email Notification, Record Diamond Price, Changes at De Beers, New
Laser Drilling Treatments, Internet Merger, FTC Brochures, New Gems.
Obituary: John Robert Latendresse, Conflict Diamonds, De Beers
Unveils New Marketing Plan, Treated Rubies Mixed with Natural Gems, Big
Freshwater Pearls, Dot Jewel?, Jeweler Sentenced for Fraud.
Obituary: Sumner Olsen, Obituary: Harry Oppenheimer, Political
Uproar Over New Guidelines, Certified Canadian Diamonds, New Canadian Diamond
Mine Ready to Open, DeBeers in Canada, Watchmaker Shortage, USFG Competitions,
Woman of the Year, Bigger, Faster Pearls, Auctions Primary Source of Fraud,
Business Watch, Ruby Rush, Sri Lanka Exports, Zale Now Worlds Largest Jeweler.
Indian Earthquake Affects Diamond Cutters, Auction Nets Millions for
Muslims, De Beers Brand, Changes In Canadian Diamond Mining, Canadians to Mine
Angola, FTC Reverses Ruling, Ancient Stones, Crime on Jewellers Decreasing,
Online Holiday Shopping Report, $15,000 DIVA Award, GIA Receives Precious Gift.
Jewelry Market Strong, Gold Demand Up 11%, ICA 2001Congress, JCK Industry
Fund Grants, Tahiti Creates Government Ministry for Pearls, Tanzanite Feud,
Congo Opens Diamond Exports, Indian/Burmese Relationships Improve, De Beers -
In Trouble Again, Auction House Indictments, World's Largest Pearl, Big Jade
Find, 30 Millionth Timepiece, Giant Crystal Cave, Gold Source.
Madagascar Begins Ruby Export, Diamond Sales Down 26%, Alrosa Brand
Diamonds, DeBeers Now Privately Held, New Gold Mine, $3.25 Million Jewelry
Theft, Peruvian Museum Charged, Russians Convicted of Theft, JSA Meets with
Lawmakers, Timex Closes U.S. Factory, Las Vegas Challenging Tucson?, New Hong
Economic Reports, Diamond Prices Down, DeBeers Troubles, Quota
Program, De Beers Sued, Platinum Demand Down, Demand for Gold Slow, Silver
Prices Expected to Decrease, Online Shopping Strong, Nigerian Troubles, bin
Laden the Capitalist, Gold and Silver Buried Beneath WTC, New GIA Grading
Policy, New Black Diamond Treatment, Beware of Mexican Black Opal, Another
Scam, Tanzanian Mining Suit Settled, NovaDiamond Quits Gem Business, Diamond
Age, New Tourmaline Discovery, Australian Couple Convicted, Americans Miners in
England, Americans Miners in England, eBay Starts $1 Jewelry Page, eBay Starts
$1 Jewelry Page, In Style.
Holiday Sales, Online Sales, Metal
Markets, Diamond Sales Down, Russia and DeBeers, Industry Alert, Shameful
Reporting, Treated Padparadscha, AGTA Awards, Opal Chips, North Carolina Man
Finds New Emeralds, Midas Touch, Diamond Changed Into CZ.
U.S. Diamond Sales Strong, Diamond
Magnet Speaks, Anglo American Report, Gold Rises Above $300 an Ounce, Gold
Jewelry Sales Up in US, Down Worldwide, Platinum Demand Expected to Rise,
Silver Market Stable, Tanzanite Task Force, Pearl Auction Nets $3.5 Million,
Sotheby's Allies with eBay, Treated Padparadscha, New Synthetic Apatite, Gold
Cape British Museum, Bronze Age Gold Cup Discovered, Gold Rush to Tempt
Tourists, $9.6 Million Egg, The Origins of Jewelry, Missing Diamond.
Obituaries, John Sinkankas, Richard
T. Liddicoat, Gold Stable, Platinum Strong, Diamond Prices Up, Diamond Sales
Strong, Alarosa to Privatize, 110 Carat Diamond Sold, One Diamond That Did Not
Sell, Pearl Farms Returning to Full Capacity, Corundum Debate, Al Queda
Controversy, Synthetic Jadeite, Mining Accident, Increasing Competition,
Pre-solar Diamonds and Sapphires, Diamond Rush, Blue Jade Discovery, Marilyn
Gold Demand Down, Platinum Remains Firm, Platinum Find in UK, Israeli
Diamond Exports Up, Record Gem Sale in Myanmar, Holiday Sales Forecast, eBay Sells
Butterfields, Joins With Sotheby, Swiss Watch Exports Up, The Name Game,
Belgium Arrests Diamond Thieves, Cartier Necklace Stolen from Show, Go Girl
Ring Inspires Women, Liz Taylor Raises $258,000 for AIDS, Emerald Discovery.
Holidays Sales Slow, Online
Sales Up, Gold Prices Up, Israeli Diamond Exports Up, Tanzanite Now December’s
Birthstone, New Klondike Rush, JSA Shifts Focus to Local Crime, 'Smart' Watches
Debut, Diamond Cutter Knighted, Platinum Find a Hoax, Grandma Turned into
Consumer Confidence Up, Gold Demand Down, Platinum Trends, Major
Diamond Theft, Attendance Down at OroArezzo, Attendance Down at Basil Show,
Moissanite Sales Increasing, Hong Kong Retail Sales Drop, Ambaji Shinde Dies at
85, Hi-Tech Rock Hounds, Wall Street Journal “Scandals”
Economy Improving, De Beers ‘Supplier of Choice’ Criticized,
Al-Qaeda's Africa Gems Network,
Tiffany Opens New Store in Mexico, Oldest Silk Found in Amber, Star Studded
Bride, Dog gone it! Mouse Trapped
Economy Improving, US Patriot Act Notice, Treatment Alert, New Synthetic Diamonds, Synthetic Diamond Market Impact, Sri Lanka Announces Ban, Cost of Doing Business Survey, JA Backs Internet Sales Tax, Record Attendance at Bangkok, Women's Jewelry, Top Gifts for Women, Trend Watch, Thai Grading System, Myanmar Gems Banned, Richtersvelders Win Back Land, New Canadian Gem, Another New Beryl, Sam's Club Offering High End Jewelry, Jewelry Crime Down, Jewelry Store Robber Gets Life, Extraterrestrial Peridot
Happy Holidays for eTailers, Platinum Demand Down, Patriot Act Legislation, Diamond Sanctions, Canada Now #3 Diamond Producer, DTC Sightholder List, FDBD Reiterates Concerns Over Supplier of Choice, DRC Rough Exports Soar, 25 New Patents on Diamond Cuts, Sapphire Update, Tajikistan Jewelry Scam, $1.5 million Sapphire, “Mars time” Watch.
Consumer Confidence Up, Amazon.com Now Selling Jewelry, Belgian Exports Up, Canadian Aber Now Has Majority Interest in Harry Winston, Update on Sapphire Treatments, New Ruby Treatment, Untreated Gems Highlighted at Tucson, Gold Jewelry Sales Up, France to Sell Gold Reserves, Diamond Industry Faces New Concerns, Diamond Sanctions, Kimberley Process Compliant Nations, Diamond Dealer Guilty in Terrorist Transactions, Saudi Arabia Enforces Jewelry Regulations, Right Handed Rings, Japanese Improve Diamond Synthesis, New Mineral Discovered, Eyeing New Jewelry Trend, Oldest Jewelry Found, Really Big Diamond, Woman Caught Eating Diamond.
Corundum Treatment Update, US Economy Growing but Slow, De Beers' Profit Up 26%, Diamond Trading Company Sales Up, De Beers' Suit Settled, W.B. David sues for $100 million, Congo's Government Critical Of Decision, eCommerce Sales Up, Labor Rules Changed, Silicone Advancement for Computers, California Sues 13 Jewellers, Law Suit Against Gem Lab, GIA Opens Educational Center in India, 182-Carat Diamond Found.
Platinum Prices Expected to Drop, Fancy Cut Diamond Grading System, Court Rules Against De Beers, Pearls Sell for $3.1 Million, New Diamond Find
Jewelry Sales Up, Retail Outlook Mixed, Gold Market Unstable, Lead in Children's Jewelry, De Beers' Rough Diamond Sales Up 3%, eBay Error, South Seas Pearls Unaffected by Tsunami, Madagascar Loosens Gem Exports, New Disclosure Regulations in Japan, Growing Market for Men's Jewelry, Hispanic Market Under Targeted, Royal Ring, Source of Hope Diamond Revealed, Petrifying!, Extraterrestrial Diamonds, Color Grading Software.