National Geographic : 1936 Dec
PADDY HANNAN'S CANTEEN IS KALGOORLIE'S DRINKING FOUNTAIN Because his container was empty, the prospector stopped here in June, 1893, to await water teams. During the halt he and a companion discovered the rich deposits of the "Golden Mile" (page 742). $30,000 IN GOLDISONLY TWO HEAVY HANDFULS This genial Scot, Alec Fraser, hasseen more than $80,000,000 worth ofgold come from the Great BoulderMine, inKalgoorlie. "No, it'snotexciting; it's just something heavy to lug around," was hiscomment (page 743).