• seperator

Just call me a target of online ads

Do you have a Facebook online page yet? America’s coin dealers are discovering those of us who do. Continue reading

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

What do you think of the designs?

How’s your mental health? Isn’t that an awfully personal question? Sure, it is, but I cannot help myself this week. Continue reading

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

The question is did you miss them?

Quick. What’s been missing from the pages of Numismatic News in the past four weeks? Give up? A special section listing all 14 candidates for the American Numismatic Association board of governors as well as the candidates for president and vice president. Continue reading

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

Value shock hits 83-year-old reader

One of “those” letters arrived on my desk this week. It came from a reader who is 83 years old. Continue reading

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

Make your Ambassador nomination

It is time again to nominate individuals who are active in the numismatic field for Numismatic Ambassador Awards. Continue reading

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

Can Eagle set be win for all of us?

It appears from the early reaction of collectors to the two-coin West Point silver American Eagle set that the U.S. Mint has a winner.
Continue reading

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

Can proposal start national debate?

The idea of making U.S. coinage out of steel has surfaced again in the form of legislation introduced April 24 in the U.S. House of Representatives by Rep. Steve Stivers of the 15th district of Ohio. Continue reading

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

Childhood lesson applies to hobby

When I was a very young child, I apparently was very willful. If I was in a game with a ball, I would suddenly run off with it if I didn’t like what was going on. I guess it was … Continue reading

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

What did those gold coins do to me?

Are you supposed to be a gold coin collector? From all of the precious metal headlines, you would think that nearly all of us would be, but in fact the opposite is the case. Most of us are not cut out for it. Continue reading

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

Collector interest up for ‘S’ quarters

One of the interesting aspect of writing a daily online blog is that I occasionally hit upon a topic that surprises me by the response to it. With online postings, it is possible to monitor the number of people who read a blog. Naturally, the higher the number, the better. Continue reading

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