PREV FULL ISSUE
WAYNE'S WORDS: THE E-SYLUM JULY 13, 2008Among our recent subscribers are Ron Lerch, courtesy of Duane Feisel, Kevin Foley, courtesy of John and Nancy Wilson, Josh Wadsworth, courtesy of Sam Deep, Bernhard Weisser of Germany, and K. V. Eckardt. Welcome aboard! We now have 1,162 subscribers
This week we open with a short review of Len Augsburger's new book, and learn more about Pennell's counterfeit detector reprints. In topics inspired by previous articles we discuss the Voltaire, 1777 Franklin, Hume and D'eon Medals and Frank Stewart's collection of items relating to the first U.S. Mint.
In the news, the ANA settles one of its lawsuits, a significant collection of Australian coinage is going up for auction, and Lord Ashcroft finds a home for his Victoria Cross collection. This week's numismatic diary covers some interesting love tokens and visits to both Baltimore, MD and Washington, D.C.
To learn about B. Max Mehl's advertising secret and tokens made to honor “hatches, matches, dispatches or snatches”, read on. Have a great week, everyone.
Numismatic Bibliomania Society
Wayne Homren, Editor
The Numismatic Bibliomania Society is a non-profit organization promoting numismatic literature. See our web site at coinbooks.org.
To submit items for publication in The E-Sylum, write to the Editor at this address: firstname.lastname@example.org
To subscribe go to: https://my.binhost.com/lists/listinfo/esylum
All Rights Reserved.
NBS Home Page
Contact the NBS webmaster