Hebron Historical Society learns about local gem discoveries

HEBRON — Waterford author Robert Spenser recently spoke to members of the Hebron Historical Society, detailing his latest book “Prospects.” With a backdrop of famous local gem discoveries beginning in the early 19th century, his characters attempt to reap the riches of the mining potential of the surrounding towns. His story about mining Maine for riches features a book cover showing the very first tourmaline discovered in 1820 at Mount Mica in South Paris
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