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Exhibit 14

Mining the Beach Sands for Titanium Content

Also see: "little black streaks on a sandy beach"

1927, California State Mining Bureau, Report XXIII of the State Mineralogist covering mining in California and the activities of the State Mining Bureau (1923), Tucker, W. B.. pp 299-300

1957, California Division of Mines and Geology, No. 176, Mineral commodities of California; geologic occurrence, economic development, and utilization of the state's mineral resources, page 647

1958, Mining Agents Annual Report, pages 486, 489, Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company

1984, U.S. Bureau of Mines, Mineral Commodity Report - Titanium,- including Ilmenite, page 12