Origin of gold dust
Examples from the Web for gold dust
For long it was tried to write down California; but the gold-dust at length became too strong for them.
As the search for nuggets and gold-dust became less fruitful, many of the men turned homeward, some enriched and some—alas!Stories of Later American History|Wilbur F. Gordy
So then the three had nothing to do but to gather up the gold-dust, and add pile to pile and bag to bag of the precious metal.Gold, Gold, in Cariboo!|Clive Phillipps-Wolley
To think of the slaves, and the gold-dust, and the ivory, I have lost.The Arab's Pledge|Edward L. Mitford
Gold-dust was the universal medium, and it seemed to be cheaper than anything else.The Columbia River|William Denison Lyman