Four numismatic news or coin blog articles are referenced on CoinNews every Tuesday and Thursday. These articles are not authored by us, but we recommend coin collectors read them for their unusual or interesting content. Here are today’s articles:
No quarters at Denver in March
Buzz with Dave Harper | Numismatic News
No quarters were struck by the Denver Mint in the month of March and Philadelphia coined just 200,000 pieces. Those startling numbers have set collectors who are already circling around the new District of Columbia and Territorial quarter program because of the unusually low mintages running for their calculators to figure out…
UHR Books Are Shipping
Susan’s Coins Blog | About.com: Coins
I finally got my companion book to the 2009 Ultra-High Relief (UHR) Saint-Gaudens coin. The book was delivered by UPS via Next Day Air – Signature Required. I’ve seen several different opinions expressed here and there around the Web about this delivery method…
Hatch helps kids get Lincoln coins
It took the intervention of Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch for a group of Utah schoolchildren to get their hands on the new commemorative Lincoln pennies….
Luetkemeyer says Mark Twain coins will not cost tax dollars
By Doug Wilson | Quincy Herald Whig
U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer said creating Mark Twain commemorative coins will not require tax dollars, but will generate funds for Mark Twain historical sites. “This is a nonpartisan bill. It’s just a matter of getting time on the (House) floor and in committee,” Luetkemeyer said…
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