Comstock was drinking at some local bars.
And Comstock started getting credit for their discovery.
Mrs. Comstock could neither eat nor sleep.
GE's CMO Beth Comstock explains why they heavily invest in their content engine:.
So why isn't the Comstock Lode known as the O'Riley Lode or the McLaughlin Lode?
Comstock spent the rest of his life roaming the American West,
looking for a second mother lode.
Comstock“was the man who did all the heavy talking,”
Dan DeQuille wrote in his 1876 book A History of The Big Bonanza.
Comstock, 55, becomes the first woman in GE's
history to become a vice chair, a title that three other company executives also hold.
Because later that same day, another miner, Henry“Old Pancake” Comstock, happened to ride by while the men were celebrating their good fortune.
In a statement,
Chief Executive Officer Jeff Immelt said Comstock had spearheaded investment in the"Industrial Internet," GE's
efforts to evolve into a digital industrial company.
Comstock told the“trespassers” that if they would let him and his partner,
Emmanuel Penrod, become equal partners in the claim, he wouldn't take them to court.
As head of GE Business Innovations, Comstock has been overseeing the company's lighting business,
which had $2.5 billion in revenue last year and is using digital technology to reinvent itself.
When Comstock saw the gold,
he hopped off his pony and told the two men that they were prospecting on land that he and a partner had already claimed for a ranch.
Comstock and the other leaders of the movement,
such as Liberty Hyde Bailey, helped Nature Study garner tremendous amounts of support from community leaders, teachers, and scientists and change the science curriculum for children across the United States.
Henry Comstock sold his claim to Judge Walsh for $11,000
and used the money to open mercantile stores in Carson City and Silver City, both of which he hoped would profit from the mining trade he would helped create.
In 1910 Daniel Frost Comstock and in 1913 Willem de Sitter wrote
that for the case of a double-star system seen edge-on, light from the approaching star might be expected to travel faster than light from its receding companion, and overtake it.
But as the new owners of the Comstock claims dug deeper into the earth,
not only did the ore deposit not peter out as the discoverers had expected it would- it grew larger than the most experienced mining engineers had ever seen before.