Among our new subscribers this week are
Mr Quoc Hoang Nguyen, owner of Saigon Coin in Ho Chi Minh City and
Mr Ron Richardson, owner of Columbia Notes in Vancouver, BC, Canada, both courtesy of Howard Daniel,
Frank Trask, courtesy of John and Nancy Wilson, and
We now have 1,371 subscribers.
This week we open with a request for assistance with the NBS bibliography project followed by an announcement of a new book from Krause Publications on U.S. paper money. Next up are two articles related t medals - one about a contemporary medal artist, the other about the sale of a famous Olympic gold medal.
Other topics this week include an intriguing Owl countermark, the Stolen Valor Act, contemporary accounts of the 1794 dollar and the 1829 U.S. Mint cornerstone, and Australian dealer Belinda Downie.
To learn about Dr. Charles Spier, medal artist Ivanka Mincheva and Walter Breen's IQ, read on. Have a great week, everyone!
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