A Brief History of Silver
April 25, 2011: Spot silver rose to $48.84 an ounce and U.S. silver futures to $49.82, highest since 1980.
2010: Spot silver rose to successive 30-year highs, and prices gained more than 80 percent, outperforming gold.
1997: In 1997 and 1998 Warren Buffet bought about 130 million ounces of silver.
1988: The Hunt Brothers were . . .
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