Gary Adkins

ANA Life Member Gary Adkins is the 2010 recipient of the American Numismatic Association’s Harry J. Forman Dealer of the Year award. Adkins received his award Aug. 10 at the ANA World’s Fair of Money kickoff cruise in Boston. The annual award is presented to an ANA-member dealer who shows uncommon dedication to strengthening the […]

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(Fallbrook, CA) – The Professional Numismatists Guild will conduct another in its continuing series of PNG Share the Knowledge seminars at the Central States Numismatic Society 71st anniversary convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin at 1 p.m. on Friday, April 30, 2010. The educational session is free and open to collectors and dealers, and a complimentary light […]

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(Fallbrook, California) — The Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) has agreed to continue working with the International Association of Professional Numismatists (IAPN) to oppose irrational bans on the importation of coins into the United States.  PNG will provide $12,000 toward the work. "The PNG Board of Directors unanimously agreed to contribute the funds to assist IAPN […]

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(Las Vegas, Nevada) — The Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) will conduct its second "PNG Dealer’s Deal" show in Las Vegas, Nevada on Tuesday and Wednesday, August 18 and 19, 2009.  The show again will be held at Wynn Las Vegas hotel and casino on "The Strip."   "Our first ‘Dealer’s Deal’ last December was very […]

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(Los Angeles, California) — Award-winning numismatic author, acclaimed researcher, well-known dealer, Q. David Bowers, chairman of Stack’s and numismatic director of Whitman Publishing LLC, will be the featured speaker at the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) Share the Knowledge seminar during the American Numismatic Association (ANA) World’s Fair of Money convention in Los Angeles. "An Hour […]

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(Fallbrook, California) – A 14-year old Northern Ohio student who enjoys collecting Morgan silver dollars struck at the Carson City Mint and also Peace dollars has been selected as the winner of the 2009 Professional Numismatists Guild Young Numismatist Scholarship.  Grant Buehrer of Maumee, Ohio will receive airfare, meals, six nights of accommodations and tuition […]

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(Cincinnati, Ohio) – The Professional Numismatists Guild will host a free "PNG Share the Knowledge" educational seminar about modern coins during the 70th annual Central States Numismatic Society (CSNS) convention. Scott Schechter, Vice President of Sales and Marketing of the Certified Collectibles Group, will present "Modern Coins – Everything You Need to Know" at 11:00 […]

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(Fallbrook, California) – Nominations for the 2009 awards are being sought by the Professional Numismatists Guild (www.PNGdealers.com), according to PNG Executive Director Robert Brueggeman and President Gary Adkins. "Each year we ask collectors and dealers to nominate candidates in a half dozen award categories to formally recognize achievements in various areas of the hobby and […]

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(Fallbrook, California) – The Board of Directors of the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) is praising the American Numismatic Association for making significant progress in resolving the association’s cash problems, and urging ANA members to carefully consider the qualifications of candidates running in this year’s elections. "The ANA Board, Executive Director Larry Shepherd and his staff […]

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(Edina, Minnesota) — The following brief statement was issued today by the Professional Numismatists Guild regarding the introduction of the first of four new reverse side designs of the familiar Lincoln cent going into circulation this year. "Based on the overwhelming success of the recently-ended 50 states quarters program, I expect the excellent new Lincoln […]

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