Daily Dispatches

Canada''s ROB-TV to interview GATA chairman on Dec. 16


From Free Market News
Tuesday, December 6, 2005


Soon after receiving its 1,000th signature on its pro-ETF petition,
the fledgling Silver Association was apparently hacked. The site was
down for nearly a full 24 hours from Dec 4, late evening through
Dec. 5 late evening. ...

U.S. Rep. Ron Paul: Gold is cutting through central bank surreptitiousness


4:47p ET Tuesday, December 6, 2005

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Peter Grandich today published a special issue
of The Grandich Letter making reference to the
long-time manipulation of the gold market and
observing that $510 per ounce seems to be "the
last line in the sand for gold bears." You can
find the special issue here:


Peter Grandich: $510 may be the last line for the gold bears


'Amazed' at Copper Prices,
Rogue Trader Seeks New Job

By Yoshifumi Takemoto
Bloomberg News Service
Tuesday, December 6, 2005


TOKYO -- Yasuo Hamanaka, who was released from prison in July after
serving seven years for hiding $2.6 billion in copper trading

Gold Rush 21 video may be shown at Vancouver conference


What Do Rising Gold Prices Mean?

By U.S. Rep. Ron Paul
December 5, 2005


The market price for an ounce of gold rose to more than $500 last
week, a significant milestone for economists watching precious
metals and commodities markets. The last time gold topped $500 was
December 1987, in the wake of the "Black Monday" stock market

Maybe Morgan Chase''s gold desk in Tokyo has an opening


Gold, Silver Glitter As Never Before

The Times, New Delhi
Tuesday, December 6, 2005


MUMBAI -- Gold and silver rallied further to end at all-time highs
at the bullion market here on Monday due to frantic buying by
stockists and fabricators in view of the increasing wedding demand.

In Asia it looks like everyone is getting out of currencies and into gold


10:46p ET Sunday, December 4, 2005

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

GATA supporter Peter Grandich of The Grandich Letter
is quoted in tonight's report by Resource Investor's Jon
A. Nones, "When Will Asian Central Banks Buy Into
Gold?" You can find it here:


When will Asian central banks buy into gold?


By Steve Johnson
Financial Times, London
Sunday, December 4, 2005


Middle Eastern oil exporters have rediscovered their love of the US
dollar in the past year, helping fuel the currency's rally to two-
year highs against the euro, yen and sterling.

Newsweek''s Samuelson notices gold but considers it ''unfathomable''


12:32p ET Sunday, December 4, 2005

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

GoldMoney founder James Turk, editor of the Freemarket
Gold and Money Report and consultant to GATA, shows
in new analysis posted at GoldMoney's Internet site
that the recent one-month increase of 3.3 percent of the
Dow Jones Industrial average has actually been a 6.4
percent decline in terms of gold. Turk expects the ratio

Dollar''s rise aided by OPEC holdings


1:16p ET Sunday, December 4, 2005

Dear Friend of GATA and Gold:

Ed Bugos, editor of The Goldenbar Report, has written
an incisive and profound essay about the objectives
and accomplishments of the Federal Reserve System
and Alan Greenspan's tenure as chairman there. It's
titled "The Bell Tolls for Gold US$600," and it argues
that the Fed, created to avert the catastrophic
deflations that had regularly occurred throughout

James Turk: Nominally rising Dow is actually falling in gold terms


Gold Jumps to 23-Year High; Silver Extends Gains

By Zach Howard
Thursday, December 1, 2005


NEW YORK -- Gold galloped to its highest price in almost 23 years on
Thursday, driven by further investment buying after it pierced the

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