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Bush says

A kickoff ceremony for the Dolley Madison First Spouse gold coin was held Nov. 19 in the East Room of the White House. Continue reading

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Public gets COTY vote

For the first time, the general public will cast votes to determine the “People’s Choice” of the world’s best coinage when Coin of the Year (COTY) voting goes live Dec. 1 at NumisMaster.com. Continue reading

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Quarter debuts in Utah

Following the railroad theme of the Utah state quarter, dignitaries gathered Nov. 9 at the Rio Grande Depot in Salt Lake City to officially introduce the coin to its home state public. Continue reading

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Hawaii highlights

A Boy Scout program was conducted by American Numismatic Association vice president Patti Jagger Finner at the Hawaii State Numismatic Association Coin Show in Honolulu. Continue reading

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Michigan sets top prize

Exhibitors will be vying Nov. 23-25 for a top Best of Show Award of a scholarship to the American Numismatic Association Summer Seminar at the Michigan State Numismatic Society convention at the Dearborn Hyatt Regency Hotel. Continue reading

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Littleton founder dies at 92

Frederick Maynard Sundman, co-founder of Littleton Coin Co., died Oct. 31 at Littleton, N.H., Regional Hospital. He was 92. Continue reading

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9th 1817/4 Overdate Discovered

The discovery of the ninth known 1817/4 overdate Bust half dollar was announced by J.P. Martin, senior numismatist at Independent Coin Grading in Englewood, Colo. Continue reading

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