• seperator

Knowledge often disguised as cost

There are a lot of modern proof sets that are selling very cheaply. Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Class of '63, Features | Leave a comment

ICTA builds team to fight for all of us

A letter arrived on my desk yesterday with some news in it. Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Class of '63, Features | Leave a comment

Can’t collectors get anything right?

The trouble with collectors is most of us do not behave as we are supposed to. Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Class of '63, Features | Leave a comment

Anniversary combines with coins

What were you doing when you heard the news of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on Nov. 22, 1963? Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Class of '63, Features | Leave a comment

ANA board webcast a good first step

The American Numismatic Association is to be commended for its first webcast of its board of governors meeting Oct. 22. Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Class of '63, Features | Leave a comment

Real collectors created line by line

I had a telephone call today from someone who purchased the 2014 Coin Digest book. He did not tell me if he had been a collector long. Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Class of '63, Features | Leave a comment

Takes more than a call to be dealer

The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence, the old saying goes, and that appears to be true in this economy. Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Class of '63, Features | Leave a comment

Who can be called Lincoln collector?

Have you ever watched one of television’s many confession shows? Human weakness seems to get very high ratings. What would the coin collector version of such a show entail? Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Class of '63, Features | Leave a comment

Can we be loyal to generic baseball?

Are generic images of baseball themes on coins missing a bet? I had an email from a collector who wrote me that most people cheer for specific teams. Having an image that is not associated with any specific franchise to him therefore is less compelling. Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Class of '63, Features | Leave a comment

Time to check what is chasing us?

I finally got around to reading Dan Brown’s latest book, “Inferno.” I can’t claim to have read all of his previous work, but certainly I had read, “The Da Vinci Code,” as well as seen the movie. Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Class of '63, Features | Leave a comment