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U.S. Mint announces details of Kennedy anniversary coins

Over the next several months the U.S. Mint will be rolling out three new products in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy half dollar. Marc Landry, the Mint’s Acting Associate Director of Sales and Marketing, outlined the Mint’s plans for the sale of these items during a teleconference on Wednesday, July 16, 2014.
Written by Lauren Springli at 00:00

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The Baseball and Kennedy Hot Coins

My dad, Robert Matitia, bought for me the new Silver Proof baseball coin from the U.S. Mint, and they just came in the mail last week. It sure is a hot item and looks great! When we bought it from the mint it costs about $51, and now you can sell it for at least $150 since it sold out right away. It tripled in price! But I am going to save mine, and not sell it.
Written by Avrumy Matitia at 00:00

Milestone for 50 Cents: National Coin Week honors 50-year anniversary of the Kennedy Half Dollar

A little known annual event, National Coin Week, is sponsored by the American Numismatic Association of Colorado Springs, Colorado. The ANA was chartered by Congress in 1912, and is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating people to study and collect money and related items. This year National Coin Week will be observed April 20-26, and the theme is “Celebrating Civic Service” and the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy Half Dollar.
Written by Bob Jacques at 11:00

Low Demand for War Nickels Leads to Prices under Spot

Olivia Beauvais examines the reasons why war nickles usually trade for under the value of the silver in the coin.
Written by Olivia Beauvais at 00:00

Some new research on 1977-D Kennedy half dollars

It's difficult to find information on the 1977-D, but this article sheds a little light on this exclusive and exciting variety.
Written by Benjamin Mielke at 00:00

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