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New In the Errorscope: Volume 23 Number 3 – May / June 2014

The latest issue of Errorscope, CONECA’S (The Combined Organizations of Numismatic Error Collectors of America) bimonthly journal is now at the printers. The May / June issue should be available to members on or around May 1st from the CONECA Errorscope Online Members Only Area (assessable from the banner at the top of the CONECA homepage) and a hard copy should be showing up in mailboxes to all current members at about the same time.
Written by Timothy Clough at 00:00

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NGC Certifies 1838 Gobrecht Hub Reduction

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® has authenticated a previously unreported brass hub reduction produced at the United States Mint from an eagle designed by famed U.S. Mint Engraver Christian Gobrecht. A hub reduction represents a transitional piece between the sculpted model and the hub used to create coining dies.
Written by Janell Armstrong at 00:00

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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

ANA booth a hit at Big Cool Science Festival

Rod Gillis and Sam Gelberd showed attendees of the Big Cool Science Festival on Colorado College's campus how they can learn science through numismatics.
Written by American Numismatic Association staff at 00:00

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Tallahassee Numismatic Club hosts annual spring show

The Tallahassee Numismatic Club will be hosting its Annual Spring One Day Coin Show on Saturday, May 10, at 1400 North Monroe Street, Tallahassee, FL 32303. This meet is an unique opportunity to congregate and trade materials. Kindly, attend the show and encourage numismatics in Tallahassee.
Written by Hemanth Vasanthaiah at 00:00

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