Walker Lake Bulletin
Contributed by Eileen Gillette
Description: Candelaria Dwindling
Date: August 4 1905
Newspaper published in: Hawthorne
The post office at Candelaria has been discontinued. The camp has a bullion record of $18,000,000, and at one time boasted of 7,000 population. Now the sight of the town is marked by a few scatered buildings and only a handful of people remain. The ore is still there, but the low price of silver will not permit of the mines being worked.
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