by Dr. Don Kuehle
Fall is here. The trees are dressed in their colorful garb: green, orange, yellow and gold. Fall reminds us that this world is a place of beauty. Fall reminds us of what is most important in life; and of what is not important.
Gold is discovered at Sutter’s Fort, Calif., in January 1848! The news travels back across the country. The Gold Rush begins in 1849!