Show-goers at the Whitman Coin and Collectibles Convention held June 5-7 in Baltimore had the opportunity to design their own bank notes.
The Bureau of Engraving and Printing booth was able to accommodate six to eight participants each hour June 6.
Jeff Garrett delivered a talk at noon June 6 sponsored by the Professional Numismatists Guild about Smithsonian gold. It was based on his personal examination of the National Numismatic Collection.
A free lunch was provided courtesy of PNG for all attendees.
American Numismatic Association Vice President Patti Finner put on one of her signature Kids? Korner presentations.
Bowers and Merena conducted the official show auction. See separate story for a full report.