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From the sky, Robertson’s ghost town looks like a child’s playland with hundreds of tiny toy trucks scattered among tiny buildings in a sandlot. (VVN/Vyto Starinksas)

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Jerome's Don Robertson built his dream with two bare hands, monkey wrenches and elbow grease

Don Robertson, 73, may not be the King of Jerome, but he does live in his own little kingdom atop the tiny historic mining town.

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Jerome's Don Robertson built his dream with two bare hands, monkey wrenches and elbow grease

Don Robertson, 73, may not be the King of Jerome, but he does live in his own little kingdom atop the tiny historic mining town.