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Search for sales increase answer goes on

Jump in sales for tenth-ounce gold bullion coins hard to explain. Two-roll sets of West Virginia quarters go off sale. Continue reading

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Clad proof sets sell out

According to the Mint, the last known sales figure for the set was 2,275,000. Continue reading

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Early finds of ’06 coins indicate good year

Numismatic News editor sees good things ahead based on readers’ reports of finding 2006 coinage in change. Continue reading

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BEP solicits invitations for 2007

The U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing is accepting invitations to participate in events across the nation in 2007. Responses due Aug. 11! Continue reading

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Election past reminds me of things to avoid

Just as I was graduating high school in 1973 and thinking about my summer job at the Appleton, Wis., Public Library and the starting of my classes at the University of Wisconsin Continue reading

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Edge lettering considered

Experiments are being conducted to bring edge lettering to the new Presidential dollar coins. Continue reading

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2005 Mint production higher

In 2005, the U.S. Mint produced more than 15 billion coins for circulation. That Continue reading

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PNG adopts new logo

To go along with its new look, PNG, a nonprofit organization composed of many of the country Continue reading

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Half Disme tops Superior auction

With a 1792 silver half disme fetching $126,500, Superior Galleries, Inc., realized more than $5 million in its Feb. 5-7 Pre-Long Beach Beverly Hills Auction. Continue reading

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Late ordering information causing headaches

Numismatic News columnist respectfully wonders why the Mint is taking so long to release pricing and ordering information for 2006 products. Continue reading

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