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JOINT VENTURE PARTNERS ACQUIRE OVER 60 POTENTIAL DIAMONDIFEROUS TARGETS IN SOUTHERN SASKATCHEWAN

 VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Mr. Jean Boulle, president of Diamond Fields Resources Inc. (Vancouver: DRF) and Mr. Robert G. Hunter, president of Lumina Investment Corp. (Vancouver: LMI) and Mr. Allen W. Achilles of Super Twins Resources, Ltd. (Vancouver: STN) today announced an agreement in principle to establish a joint venture, "The Willow Project," for diamond exploration in southern Saskatchewan.
 The Willow Project Joint Venture has acquired approximately 290 square miles, or 190,000 acres after geologists and engineers spent several months analyzing and interpreting geophysical data from an area encompassing 12 million acres. The entire exploration area of mutual interest covers 18,000 square miles, stretching approximately 260 miles west from Weyburn to the Alberta border and 70 miles north from the Canada-United States border to the 50th parallel.
 Only pre-selected geophysical "bulls eyes" anomalies have been staked. The "bulls eye" shape is the aeromagnetic signature of pipe- shaped structures that host potential diamond-bearing rock. The joint venture partners have identified over 60 targets, including three separate clusters of potential kimberlite diatremes deemed analogous to those identified by Uranerz, Cameco and Monopros in the Fort a la Corne area of south central Saskatchewan where a 180-ton bulk sample produced 160 predominantly gem-quality macrodiamonds in their 1991 exploration program. On April 16, 1993, the partnership announced the discovery of 138 diamonds weighing 7.6 carats.
 A $750,000 exploration program will commence immediately under the supervision of Mr. Earl Dodson, P. Eng. and Diamond Fields Geologist and Director Mr. Rod Baker. Mr. Baker will be in charge of the design and budget allotments of the exploration program. Mr. Baker, of Bath, England, is one of the world's leading diamond authorities and his successes with other companies has made cause for the United Nations to retain his services more than once, for diamond exploration projects. Mr. Baker and his geological teams have been accredited with numerous kimberlite finds worldwide..
 Mr. Dodson has been employed in mineral exploration throughout Canada for the past 40 years and was for 17 years the head of the Canadian mineral division of a major international oil and gas company. His longstanding interest in diamonds has resulted in his spending the past three years researching and developing potential diamondiferous properties. Mr. Boulle spent 10 years with De Beers and was involved in the management of various subsidiaries in Africa and Europe.
 The initial phase of the 1993 exploration program will include closely spaced airborne magnetometer surveys to further delineate the potential targets prior to the commencement of the drilling program which is currently planned to begin in June 1993.
 The geological setting of southern Saskatchewan is prospective for diamondiferous kimberlite. Reconnaissance sampling has detected significant indications of kimberlite minerals including high chrome pyrope garnets (G9 and G10 garnets) high titanium and high sodium eclogitic garnets (G3 and G5 garnets), kimberlitic pyroxenes including abundant chrome diopside and corundum (including both ruby and sapphire). Airborne magnetics identify numerous magnetic anomalies "up ice" from the indicator mineral sample sites.
 In addition to the joint venture's $750,000 exploration commitment for 1993, the terms of the agreement call for cash payments of $322,000, a further exploration commitment of $450,000 and the issuance of common shares of the partner companies as follows: Diamond Fields (50 percent) -- 200,000 common shares; Lumina (33 percent) -- 150,000 common shares and Super Twins (17 percent) -- 200,000 common shares. The shares are to be released in installments of 25 percent based on exploration commitments as approved by the Vancouver Stock Exchange. The vendors, Earl Dodson, Valley Gold, et al, will preserve a 3-percent Net Smelter Return and a 3-percent Diamond Royalty.
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 /CONTACT: Joe Kajszco, director, Diamond Fields Resources Inc., 501-777-0600; Robert G. Hunter, president, Lumina Investment Corp., 604-682-6365; or Allen W. Achilles, secretary, Super Twins Resources Ltd., 604-682-6365/
 (DFR. LMI. STN.)


CO: Diamond Fields Resources Inc.; Lumina Investment Corp.; Super
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