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Obama Sells Out The USA by Scurvy Dog[_2_]
Obama heeded the call of his masters in the Kremlin and announced that the USA would not use its nuclear weapons EVEN IF ATTACKED. So go ahead Russia, bomb New York - Obama won't do a goddamn thing. Obama must be impeached and put on trial for what he is - a traitor.
April 6th 10 10:36 PM
by Peter[_6_] Go to last post
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Silver Bullion and coin reference site by Clinne
I've put together a silver bullion and coin reference site for collectors of bullion it covers the various types of bullion from the world mints.... You can find it at http://www.silverbullionworld.com/ if you have a similar coin site and would like to link drop me a line.....
April 4th 10 08:47 PM
by Clinne Go to last post
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Shield nickel struck thru cloth by [email protected]
Today I received an Ebay purchase of 2 Shield nickels. I was especially curious about one, which is atypical. I took it to a local coin dealer, who declined to speculate on what it was or what it was struck on. I have not photos, yet, on the coin. One side is described as an 1873 "closed 3" in VF+...
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April 4th 10 02:06 PM
by Jud Go to last post
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which countries remove legal tender status from old currencies? by yawnmoth
It's my understanding that in the United States, even now obsolete bills, like the $500.00 Federal Reserve note, are still legal tender even though they haven't been printed in decades. What about other types of currency, like United States Notes or National Currency? Are those still legal...
April 3rd 10 09:48 PM
by note.boy Go to last post
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Video from Fort Worth ANA Show by David Lisot
Some video clips from the ANA show in Fort Worth. http://www.cointelevision.com David Lisot 24 Hour Coin Television Videocasts www.cointelevision.com
April 2nd 10 10:36 PM
by note.boy Go to last post
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To Neg or Not to Neg by Scurvy Dog
Won a coin on eBay from a seller in Toronto Canada (I'm in the USA (NY)). After charging me $10 for "Express Mail", this dealer sat on his ass for a week before mailing the coin, which then took another 10 days to get here. To top it off, the coin was poorly packed and the slab had scotch tape...
April 2nd 10 01:15 PM
by Nick Knight Go to last post
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Money Show in Fort Worth by Alan Bruns
I attended the ANA Money Show in downtown Fort Worth on Saturday morning. It's the largest show I've ever attended by far. I had a list of needed bust half Overton numbers I hoped to reduce by one or two (however far the budget would reach). I arrived a bit after 10:00am, parking on the...
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April 1st 10 09:15 AM
by Ken Barr Go to last post
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Gold 'Panic' Buying Ends, Reducing Austrian Coin Sales by 80% by sgt23
On Mar 20, 9:20*am, j-rod wrote: By Jonathan Tirone March 19 (Bloomberg) -- Muenze Oesterreich AG, the Austrian mint that makes the best-selling gold coin in Europe and Japan, said sales have fallen 80 percent this year after buyers began to regain confidence in the...
April 1st 10 05:20 AM
by sgt23 Go to last post
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The new Boy Scout Silver Dollar from the US Mint? Why a girl? by MKW
Can someone tell me again why there is a female featured on the Boy Scout silver dollar? I was at a banquet tonight for Boy Scout Alumni...and NO one had ever heard of a girl being in the boy scouts. That really is the dumbest design ever. Nice to see that committees dictate art that have no...
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March 29th 10 04:22 AM
by sgt23 Go to last post
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Coin Shows by Barron
Where is the best site to find out about upcoming coin shows in the Pa, NY, Mass, NJ, Md area
March 28th 10 08:29 PM
by Russell[_2_] Go to last post
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questions on foreign money im about to recieve. notes on mycollection. by james durham
i have some mexican and chinese and japanese money that im getting from a friends trip and anothers foreign exchange student. and i was wondering about it because these will be likely newer coins maybe early 1900s as they will just be pocket change. will they have numerical dates that an american...
March 28th 10 12:57 AM
by james durham Go to last post
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How much is enough? by Peter[_6_]
I purchased an 18th century Spanish 2 Reales coin from eBay. When I look at it (and I've seen a number of genuine examples -- from the Spanish mint even) it looks genuine. As I put it up on the shelf, it seemed just a little light. I weighed it (it is 5.53 grams rather than 6.77) and it is...
March 26th 10 10:55 PM
by Peter[_6_] Go to last post
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Canadian coins by L S
Hi... I live just southwest of Rochester, NY... so the Peace Bridge from Buffalo, NY over to Fort Erie, Ontario is not that far... The local banks where I live won't accept Cdn coins... rolled or loose... nor will Coinstar machines... so I drove to a coin dealer in Welland, Ontario... as my...
March 26th 10 02:54 PM
by Peter[_6_] Go to last post
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WTB: BEP hand-pulled proof souvenir cards in Fort Worth by Ken Barr
Wanted To Buy: "Hand-Pulled Proof" souvenir cards in Fort Worth The Bureau of Engraving and Printing will be raffling off "hand-pulled proof" souvenir cards at the Fort Worth ANA show this week. I need about ten of these to fill "standing orders" from my customers, and will be a willing buyer...
March 24th 10 12:24 PM
by Cato Go to last post
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Received shield cents in change by Tom Wayne
I received my first of the new shield cents in change tonight, at a CVS drugstore in the Los Angeles area. I still haven't seen the fourth in the Lincoln cent series from last year.
March 23rd 10 03:01 PM
by oly Go to last post
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Another way to detect tiny patches of wear? by george pearl
HIYA, Several years ago I went all over the region visiting banks and loading up on Kennedy halves. I saved a lot of them that were BU and put them away for safe keeping. Last night I went thru a couple of boxes of halves that were dated 15-20 years ago and couldn't find any wear on them when I...
March 23rd 10 02:59 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Numismatic Sighting: James (the Wanderer) by oly
To the Group: I saw mon vieux professeur, Monsieur James, at the Springpatch coin show here this day (3/21/10). We had to look each other up and down to be certain of identities - I suppose that this is only about the 4th or maybe 5th time we've met up in person. James was looking extremely...
March 22nd 10 12:03 AM
by Mr. Jaggers Go to last post
1 173
Prosecutor argues against GOP fundraiser's appeal by j-rod
phillyBurbs.com AP A prosecutor is urging the Ohio Supreme Court not to hear the appeal of Tom Noe (NOH'-ee), the central figure in the state's rare coin investment scandal ... http://tinyurl.com/yejle42
March 20th 10 02:21 PM
by j-rod Go to last post
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Is there a market for old englisk coins i this group? by alan.holmes
I have a lot of coins which I want to dispose of before I die!(:-) Alan
March 20th 10 12:07 AM
by Peter[_6_] Go to last post
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Got a 2009 Sackie @ the Post Office by Scurvy Dog
I spotted in the cash draw while buying stamps and asked for it in change. The clerk was relieved to get rid of it. Turns out there is faint doubling of the edge lettering.
March 19th 10 11:58 PM
by george pearl Go to last post
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