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My Two Cents’ Worth: A Golden Year

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014 by
My Two Cents’ Worth: A Golden Year

Where were you when COINage first came out? Unless you’re now 50 or older, it’s likely that you weren’t even born yet— for this magazine hit the stands for the very first time not quite half a century ago, with an issue dated Winter 1964. Read the rest of Senior Editor Ed Reiter’s column here.

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My Two Cents’ Worth: A Pocketful of Wry

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 by
My Two Cents’ Worth: A Pocketful of Wry

When numismatists speak of “odd and curious” items, they’re referring to Yap stones, Swedish plate money and similarly strange objects that have seen use through the centuries as mediums of exchange. In this month’s column, the phrase “odd and curious” refers not to offbeat money, but rather to oddball news items dealing with coins or […]

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