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From: "Richard Berkheiser" <>
Subject: Re: [PD-LIFE] Coal Miner's Wages
Date: Sun, 17 Sep 2006 14:45:20 -0400
One other little thought! I'm proud to be a coal miners daughter. My great
grandfather lost his arm in a mining accident.
We owe a debt of gratitude to the coal miner. That was the fuel that ran the engine of US industrialization until petroleum and natural gas came on the scene. Coal contributed to our nation's rise to world power status.