Saturday, September 18, 2010

Saturday Trivia

The answer to yesterday's question is:
George Carlin.
The answer to yesterday's bonus question is:
Billy Preston performed Nothing From Nothing and Fancy Lady, and Janis Ian performed At Seventeen and In The Winter.

Today's question is:
What was the name of the famous vein of silver and gold discovered in Virginia City, Nevada, in 1858, worth hundreds of millions of dollars, and which necessitated the creation of the Carson City Mint?

5 comments:

gbradley said...

The Mother Lode

maxutils said...

Comstock

EdD said...

Comstock lode

Forest said...

Was it called the Comstock Lode?

pseudotsuga said...

The Comstock Lode, I think?