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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Trivia: gold nuggets or potato nuggets

During the Alaskan Klondike gold rush, (1897-1898) potatoes were practically worth their weight in gold. Potatoes were so valued for their vitamin C content that miners traded gold for potatoes.

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