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- Letters to the Editor (09/30/14) Don’t buy the highest grade you can affordWe have all heard the advice “buy the highest grade you can afford”. In contrast, a recent collecting strategy has been to buy the lowest grade coin you can find. Although I currently subscribe to the fo...
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Our discussion has reached the bitter argument stage. Did the Act authorizing the Stone Mountain commemorative coins actually designate them as a memorial to Civil War generals Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson? Continue reading
I’ve heard the telephone company used to have a lot of problems with the $5 gold pieces. Can you fill in the details? Continue reading
I’ve been told that the 1912-S “V” nickels were a last-minute idea. When were they actually struck? Continue reading