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Congratulations should be given to Carl Schwenker and the other workers of the Greater Houston Coin Club who put on the Money Show of the Southwest. It had a successful run Nov. 30-Dec. 2 in a challenging environment. This was … Continue reading

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Ike dollar offers no variety, just design flaw

The motto on several Ike dollars in my collection slopes downward to the right. Is this a known variety? Continue reading

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Myrna Lighterman was named the first winner of a Numismatic Ambassador Award in 2008. Continue reading

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Packaging, price impact new issues sales

I learned two important things at the World Money Fair Feb. 1-3 in Berlin, Germany. Sure, there was more, much more, but there are two issues that will have an impact on the U.S. market and on the collectors who are actively buying and selling U.S. Mint new issue. Continue reading

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Flying Eagle cents enjoy 150 years of popularity

As the Flying Eagle cent is usually collected as part of an Indian Head cent collection, it may well not receive the sort of attention it deserves. Continue reading

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Coins mark 2008 Beijing Olympics

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Third 1825 variety found

Discovery of the third known example of an 1825 Bust half dollar of the O-118 variety with a die crack through the date, has been confirmed by ANACS, announced J.P. Martin. Continue reading

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Comparison with genuine eases authentication task

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Lots of fun to be had with Buffalo nickels

The famous James Earle Fraser Buffalo nickel design is making more headlines lately as a gold coin. Continue reading

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Society publishes souvenir card catalog

The Souvenir Card Collectors Society has published a new catalog titled Souvenir Cards: A Visual Reference. It is largely the work of William Kriebel, president and journal editor. Continue reading

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