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1962 Washington Quarter Not to be Taken for Granted

Just when you think all the interest in quarters is centered on the 50 states and America the Beautiful quarters, along comes a coin like the 1962 Washington quarter – to which absolutely no one gave a second thought – … Continue reading

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Don’t take Washingtons for granted

The best coin I ever found in change was a well-worn 1932-D Washington quarter. This was in the late 1960s, when the old silver and new clad circulated side by side. Rims were slightly worn into the reverse lettering, but … Continue reading

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Clad quarters wake up very slowly

The year 1965 was a significant one for quarters as that was the year when silver was removed from the denomination’s composition. The clad series was born. Continue reading

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