Ridge and Ocala Coin Club updates, Palm Beach CC show

Getting pressed for time, with the level of time and preparation needed for shows  and meetings so this will be a brief synopsis of these meaningful events. Ridge Coin Club in Sebring meets informally during Read More …

Brandon Coin Club Report

Opening the business portion of the meeting, discussion focused on the preparation for the Club Show hosted on August 5th 9am to 3pm-30 dealers…Coin Deals for You will be at the show with 2 tables Read More …

3rd Coin Club Meeting this week. Central Florida CC in Orlando

Severed rainstorms limited attendance to about 45 in the first of two bi-weekly meetings for July. The next meeting will be July 26th and feature Mark Trout and his major military events commemorated in coinage Read More …

Lively Tampa Bay Coin Club Meeting

Carmen and I made our visit (and became members) of the Tampa Bay Coin Club. This club, like the Central Coin Club in Orlando, was established in 1955 and continues to thrive. Mark Trout gave Read More …

Lively meeting at the Greater Jacksonville Coin Club

It was Pizza night at GJCC and the session drew about 80-90 members which is normal for this active club. Members bought coins to sell and there was nice activity prior to the meeting The Read More …

FUN Wrap Up

Saturday show concluded at 3PM after three long days…attendance was good again-Saturday had a family flair as dozens of Cub/Boy Scouts and Brownie/Girl Scouts were at the show working on their merit badges…each had a Read More …

Day 2 – more fun at FUN

A busy day yesterday – good attendance – my friends from the Greater Jacksonville Coin Club arrived en masse shortly after the 10 am public opening. The club, with 275 active members, charters a bus Read More …

Day 1 fun at FUN Show

The Summer FUN show (Florida United Numismatists) kicked off the 3 day show on Thursday, July 6th with nice attendance, active collector-buyers and dealer-to-dealer activity. Collectors get the opportunity to  view the showings of a Read More …

Getting Started in Coin Collecting -Burton Hobson 1961, 1970

Written in the heart of a major coin collecting boom, this 123 page book provides an excellent outline of collecting methods, processes and topics of interest. Nicely illustrated , with brief descriptions of different aspects, Read More …