Peter Brimelow: Suspicions of gold market rigging grow

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1:36p ET Sunday, August 21, 2005

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

America's biggest and most sensational hard
assets-oriented financial conference, the New
Orleans Investment Conference, is coming up
again, and GATA and its supporters will have
a big part in it.

The conference will be held Sunday, October 30,
through Thursday, November 3, at the New
Orleans Marriott Hotel, and its speakers will
include not just GATA partisans like our
chairman, Bill Murphy, our consultants Frank
Veneroso and James Turk, and Sprott Asset
Management President John Embry, but also Steve
Forbes, Jim Rogers, Marc Faber, Bob Bishop,
Peter Grandich, and Frank Holmes, among many
others.

Perhaps of most interest to GATA supporters,
the New Orleans Investment Conference will
include a debate between Veneroso and Dennis
Gartman of The Gartman Letter on several topics,
including whether the gold market is manipulated.

There will even be a debate between conservative
writer Ann Coulter, libertarian market analyst
Doug Casey, and liberal political operative Susan
Estrich. Political satirist P.J. O'Rourke will
be a speaker too.

Of course scores of mining and resource
companies will have booths in the conference's
exhibition hall. GATA will have a booth too, as
well as a fund-raising lunch at the Marriott at
11:30 a.m. on the conference's opening day,
Sunday, October 3. We'll be announcing more
about that soon.

There's an advertisement for the conference at
GATA's Internet site, www.GATA.org. It will
take you here:

https://www.jeffersoncompanies.com/registration/confreg.php?
acode=GATA

Or try this abbreviated link:

http://tinyurl.com/73fhw

If you use those links to learn about and register
for the conference, GATA will earn a small
commision on your registration, which will
be much appreciated. (We may use the proceeds
to buy noisemakers for cheering Veneroso in his
debate with Gartman.)

Registration before August 31 is $695 per
person and $1,045 per couple. The registration
fee rises $100 per month after that. Of course
you'll need to make lodging arrangements in New
Orleans as well -- either at the Marriott, whose
reservation information is accessible at the
conference Internet site, or at one of the many
good hotels nearby in downtown New Orleans.

So this week-long conference isn't cheap. But
many investors have found it to be a bargain,
and GATA's delegation hopes to see many of our
friends there.

CHRIS POWELL, Secretary/Treasurer
Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc.

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