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Ron Sale shows off his collection of coprolite – aka fossilized feces or dinosaur droppings – that he brought along to show visitors at last weekend’s Rock and Gem Show hosted by the Ripple Rock Gem and Mineral Club. - Paul Rudan/The Mirror
Ron Sale shows off his collection of coprolite – aka fossilized feces or dinosaur droppings – that he brought along to show visitors at last weekend’s Rock and Gem Show hosted by the Ripple Rock Gem and Mineral Club.
— image credit: Paul Rudan/The Mirror

Ron Sale shows off his collection of coprolite – aka fossilized feces or dinosaur droppings – that he brought along to show visitors at last weekend’s Rock and Gem Show hosted by the Ripple Rock Gem and Mineral Club. See more photos on page 11

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