May 20, 2012, 06:32 PM
*UPDATE WITH VIDEO OF RING RETURN* Made the Front Page of the Local Newspaper.
I am returning a 10KT gold class ring to the owner at my club meeting next month. The newspaper got wind of it and did a cover story. I hope you like it.
York High class ring lost 25 years ago found in mud at Winthrop Lake | Andrew Dys | Rock Hill Herald Online
UPDATE: Here is the video of me returning the ring.
Last edited by JimDon; Jun 06, 2012 at 11:06 PM.
May 20, 2012 06:32 PM
May 20, 2012, 07:16 PM
Congratulations on finding and Returning.
My hat is off to you, Very well done.
Live to Hunt, Hunt to Live
May 20, 2012, 07:23 PM
It's dangerous to be right when those with a thimbleful of perceived authority are wrong.
Outstanding. Honorable mention!
May 20, 2012, 07:39 PM
King of the rings
That is just great ! Congrats ! Honorable mention for sure !
Always looking for that next ring !!
May 20, 2012, 07:46 PM
May 20, 2012, 07:49 PM
Nice article and congrats!
May 20, 2012, 08:11 PM
Nice job. Wouldn't it be nice if Spain gave us back all the treasure they plundered over here that they now claim ownership to on the bottom of the Ocean. I say let them find it & don't give them salvage rights in our waters.
May 20, 2012, 08:13 PM
Way to go Jim!! I know you made the owner of that rings year!!
Originally Posted by JimDon
May 20, 2012, 08:14 PM
Thanks for leading by example!
May your other finds increase by 10 fold!
May 20, 2012, 08:25 PM
Very cool. I use to work close to Rock Hill in Spartanburg.
May 20, 2012, 08:30 PM
May 20, 2012, 08:35 PM
Congrats and that is a nice thing you did and liked what you said in the article about we are in it for the history, not the money.
May 21, 2012, 09:12 AM
Congrats on doing the right thing! By you getting in the paper it makes the whole hobby look better. I especially agree with your statement, “We aren’t in it for any money. We find history.” May you have many more great hunts.
May 21, 2012, 09:40 AM
What you are doing is the thing that gives our hobby a good name, way to go .
May 21, 2012, 10:19 AM
May 21, 2012, 03:16 PM
Metal Detecting isn't a Crime!!!
Always great to see a fine example in this hobby...
Folks like you and others here should be spot lighted on detecting shows.
May 21, 2012, 05:14 PM
your good deed "did" get noticed......wtg
May 22, 2012, 11:29 AM
Good deeds deserve recognition JimDon....congratulations!
If Gold is where you find it, I need to look somewhere else.....
Jun 06, 2012, 11:05 PM
Please check out the video of me returning the ring.
Jun 29, 2012, 03:50 PM
Too cool! How funny when he dropped it. What a hoot.
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