Daily Dispatches

Bill Murphy: Brett Kebble, GATA''s hero


From Reuters
Thursday, September 29, 2005


SAO PAULO, Brazil -- Brazil's central bank on Thursday said it may
resume buying dollars on the local market "at any moment" after a

Henry C.K. Liu: U.S. government uses repurchase agreements to rig stock market


10:35p ET Wednesday, September 28, 2005

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Prudent Bear market analyst Marshall Auerback
argues in his new essay, "Gold's Perfect Storm,"
that gold's strength lately has been a matter
of, first, Middle East petrodollars leaking out
of U.S. Treasury bonds, and, second, and euros
leaking out of Germany and other European
nations that are beginning to suspect that the

Brazil''s central bank may resume buying dollars


9:13p ET Thursday, September 29, 2005

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

GATA assumes that every gold fan reads Jim
Sinclair every evening, but not everyone has
been following GATA for a long time, so tonight
may be a great time to introduce Sinclair to
those who don't know him.

He is a veteran gold trader and mining industry
executive now running Tan Range Exploration
(TRE on the American Stock Exchange, TNX on the

GATA to make presentations on both days of Toronto Resource Investment Conf.


12:15a ET Wednesday, September 28, 2005

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Brett Kebble had enemies and his murder is
almost certainly a matter of someone's
revenge over business dealings that GATA
is in no position to defend. But having
met and corresponded with Kebble, GATA
Chairman Bill Murphy and I thought he had
some decent instincts.

He was very much an anti-establishment
figure in a country where the establishment

Marshall Auerback: Gold''s perfect storm


9:12p ET Wednesday, September 28, 2005

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Sprott Asset Management's recent report about
U.S. government intervention in the stock
market, "Move Over, Adam Smith: The Visible
Hand of Uncle Sam," was noted this month in
a long article in Electronic Payments Week
magazine and a short but sympathetic paragraph
in Stephen Schurr's "Hands-On Investor" column

Brett Kebble, R.I.P.


11:43p ET Tuesday, September 27, 2005

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Here's Resource Investor's report by Tim Wood about
the murder of South African mining executive Brett


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


More notice for Sprott report on U.S. government intervention in stock market


8:45p ET Wednesday, September 28, 2005

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

The agenda for the Toronto Resource Investment
Conference, to be held this Sunday and Monday,
has been set and GATA will be making
presentations on both days.

GATA Chairman Bill Murphy will address the
conference at 1 p.m. on Sunday, and at 3 p.m.
on Monday he will join your secretary/treasurer
and our consultants James Turk, GoldMoney's

Sounds like another reason for gold to go down when it should go up


1:48a ET Tuesday, September 27, 2005

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

MiningMX's David McKay has an excellent report
from the Denver gold conference about World
Gold Council Chairman Pierre Lassonde's
remarks there Monday.

Among other things, McKay quotes Lassonde
as saying:

* The European central banks participating in
the renewed Washington Agreement on Gold
may sell only half the 500 tonnes authorized

Ted Butler: You can''t always get what you want


10:55p ET Tuesday, September 27, 2005

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

South African gold mining executive Brett Kebble
was murdered last night while driving near his
home in Johannesburg. Without his help the Gold
Anti-Trust Action Committee might never have
gotten started, and so we are horrified and
want to send our condolences to his family and

The Bloomberg News Service story about Kebble's

MiningMX has more on WGC Chairman Lassonde''s remarks at Denver conference


From Reuters
Monday, September 26, 2005


DENVER -- The World Gold Council hopes to expand demand for gold
with a new round of promotion targeting China, India, and the Middle
East, which are areas seen as key to demand growth, WGC Chairman

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