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Bold attempt is in New Orleans — galvanized brass offered for sale as gold dust. The N. O. Trus Delta, of the 31st, has the following account of a daring attempt to pass off brass galvanized dust as California gold: Yesterday morning, about 10 o'clock, two men might have been seen on Canal street who would easily be taken for Californians. They wore rough miners' suits, and bore the air of men who have just made an overland trip. By their features they would be taken for Israelites. One was a man of about five feet seven or eight inches, strongly built, with sandy-colored side whiskers, and the other was five feet ten or eleven, with a dark moustache. They each had a deer-skin pouch containing an excellent imitation of gold dust, made of galvanized brass. They sailed into Tyler's jewelry store, on Canal street, and offered to strike a trade for their gold dust. The gentleman behind the counter examined it very carefully, detected its baseness, and immediately ret