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Coinage Kids: Happy Birthday, USMC

Friday, November 1st, 2013 by

November 10 marks the 238th anniversary of the United States Marine Corps (USMC). Captain Samuel Nicholas formed two battalions of Continental Marines in Philadelphia as naval infantry in 1775. Complete this quiz about the U.S. Marine Corps and its commemorative coin, then send it in for a chance to win a prize.       […]

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My Two Cents’ Worth: Award to the Wise

Monday, October 25th, 2010 by

AWARD TO THE WISE by Ed Reiter The American Numismatic Association chose wisely and well in selecting Beth Deisher, editor of Coin World, to receive this year’s Farran Zerbe Award, the national coin club’s highest honor. The Zerbe Award recognizes long and dedicated service to numismatics, and Beth meets that standard superbly. To some, though, […]

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My Two Cents Worth: Very Small Wonders

Sunday, November 8th, 2009 by

Effigy Mounds National Monument … Kisatchie National Forest … Weir Farm National Historic Site … Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge … Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness. These are among the natural and man-made wonders scheduled for depiction on the 56 Washington quarters to be issued beginning next year in the “America the Beautiful” […]

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COIN CLUB: Meetings Are Moving

Sunday, November 8th, 2009 by

[ALLENTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA] The Allentown-Bethlehem Coin Club of Allentown, Penn., has moved to a new meeting hall. The club will now meet on the second Monday of each month from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the American Legion Post #367 of Whitehall, Penn. The hall is located at 609 Fullerton Ave., Whitehall, PA 18052. For further […]

2009 . News and Notes . November

AUCTIONEER: Heritage Wins Bid for ANA Auctions

Sunday, November 8th, 2009 by

[COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO] Heritage Auction Galleries will be the official auctioneer for the two 2010 American Numismatic Association shows, the Boston World’s Fair of Money® and the Fort Worth National Money Show™, ANA Executive Director Larry Shepherd has announced. The ANA told the press, “The ANA received several competitive bids for its 2010 National Money […]

2009 . News and Notes . November

BANISHED!: Not All Undocumented Ancients Are Counterfeit

Sunday, November 8th, 2009 by

[FALLBROOK, CALIFORNIA] The Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) has agreed to continue working with the International Association of Professional Numismatists (IAPN) to oppose irrational bans on the importation of coins into the United States. PNG will provide $12,000 toward the work. “The PNG Board of Directors unanimously agreed to contribute the funds to assist IAPN in […]

2009 . News and Notes . November

Table of Contents: November 2009

Sunday, November 8th, 2009 by

Gold Muddle National Gold Exchange Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The action could affect the coin market positively by Dom Yanchunas Sinners and “Saints” A remarkable cast of characters and a bizarre string of events turned the outinely struck 1933 $20 gold “Saints” into great rarities by David T. Alexander The Case of […]

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