2 images. Mock gold panning (Placerita Canyon), 25 May 1958. Cash Nickerson (prospector); Kathleen Lazard (being shown how to pan for gold); Walt Bertz; Diane Zaffuto; Allen Pincus -- 7 years.; Caption slip reads: "Photographer: Rustan. Date: 1958-05-25. Reporter: Farrell. Assignment: Mock gold panning. 39/40: Prospector Cash Nickerson, shows Kathleen Lazard how to pan for gold with several other small fry in background. 49/50: Prospectors Cash Nickerson, left, and Walt Bertz, show how to pan for gold at site where gold first discovered in 1842 at Placerita Canyon. Kathleen Lazard, on left, and Diane Zaffuto with prospectors. 99/100: Prospector Cash Nickerson shows gold nuggets to youn Allen Pincus, 7, at Placerita Canyon prospecting contest".