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Thursday July 17, 2014
We want to sincerely thank FUN Convention Coordinator Cindy Wibker, President Tony Swicer and the entire Florida United Numismatists (www.funtopics.com) Board for letting the American Numismatic Association (www.money.org) have a table at your July 11-13, 2014, 8th Summer Fun Convention in Orlando, Florida. The ANA table was very busy and the public traffic was superb. We signed up 23 members for the Association and many left with our monthly magazine, The Numismatist, and are contemplating joining. We also passed out flyers for the Chicago and Portland ANA conventions. Thanks to dealer Leo Frese, from Poiente, Laguna Niguel, California. for donating $100 to the Association for the coin show kit shipment.
Tuesday June 24, 2014
The 38th International Paper Money Show was held at the Cook Convention Center in Memphis, Tennessee, on June 12–15, 2014. We want to thank show owner Lyn Knight, along with Show Chairman Doug Davis, for providing the American Numismatic Association with a free table. We were able to sign up new members for the Association and one person was going to sign up for the Summer Seminar. We also handed out The Numismatist and ANA literature to interested people. Information was also given out regarding the World's Fair of MoneySM in Chicago, Illinois, Aug. 5-9, 2014, and the National Money ShowSM in Portland, Oregon, March 5–7, 2015. Thanks to John Musk from New York for his $30 donation to ANA for the shipment of the coin show kit.
Thursday May 8, 2014
On behalf of American Numismatic Association staff members Emily Silver and David Truesdell, President Walter Ostromecki and ourselves, we want to thank the Central States Numismatic Society for providing a table for the American Numismatic Association at their recently completed 75th Anniversary Convention in Schaumburg, Illinois, on April 21-26, 2014. We were able to sign up or renew 15 members for the ANA. A special thanks to John Zwolinski from Cudahy, Wisconson, for donating the money for the shipment of the coin show kit.
Friday April 11, 2014
The South Shore Coin Club (www.ssccmke.org) held their 50th Annual Show on April 3-5, 2014, at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, located on Howell Ave. near the airport. The hotel has free parking. We want to thank President Steven Jendusa and Show Chairman Joe Bartoszewicz, along with the officers and members of the SSCC for giving the American Numismatic Association (www.money.org) a free table at the show. We were able to sign up 14 members for the Association and give out coin collecting information to visitors. Russ and Ken Konig from the Greater Milwaukee Coin & Jewelry Exchange located both in Brookfield and Waukesha, Wis., donated $25 for the shipment of the coin show kit.
Friday March 7, 2014
The American Numismatic Association National Money ShowSM held at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Ga., on February 27 – March 1, 2014, was a hugely successful coin convention. Attendance at the show was exceptional and over 4,771 attended event. Our personal thanks to ANA Convention Director Rhonda Scurek Executive Director Kim Kiick and all the staff for their tireless work. Thanks also to President Walter Ostromecki Jr. and the board for their work on this convention. A huge thanks to General Chair Chip Cutcliff, his committee and volunteers; the hosts Georgia Numismatic Association and Metropolitan Coin Club; and the National Volunteers for their dedicated and outstanding work on this convention. ...