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~ PAWCATUCK VALLEY COIN CLUB MONTHLY NEWSLETTER ~
Celebrating 54 years in the numismatic hobby!
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2017-2018 SLATE OF OFFICERS ELECTED!!

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From Left to Right: Dennis Fortier #775, President, Larry Erhart #658 Vice President, Bill Jacobik #800 Treasurer, Cal Mellor #840 Assist. Treasurer, Ryan Obermeyer #862 Recording Secretary, Carol Young #739 Corresponding Secretary-Newsletter Editor, Dave Barbone #576 and Grace Barbone #630 Co-Show Chairpersons, Jerry Curtin #865 & John Lauderdale #875 will shadow officers to learn the ropes.

GROTON SENIOR CENTER EVENT “WHAT’S IT WORTH” WILL BE ON SATURDAY JULY 15 TH

This is an “Antiques Roadshow-type event where we will give estimated values of coins brought by folks looking for them. I have one person coming with me to this event and wish for one or two more. Reference books and Grey Sheets needed too. There is Wi Fi so bring your laptop! Please e-mail me (use the Clubs website “Contact Us form and it will reach me just fine!) We had a few “Ah-Ha moments last year! There was a 1909-S VDB and a lovely Large cent collection!!

Lecture To Be Given At The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Rhode Island, 210 Flagg Rd., Room 212 Kingston, RI 02881

Dennis Fortier #775, President of the Pawcatuck Valley Coin Club, will give a lecture on "How to Buy Precious Metal" at The University of Rhode Island August 11th at 1pm. The Lecture is sanctioned by the Pawcatuck Valley Coin Club and sponsored by The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at URI. Nothing will be bought or sold at this lecture in accordance with RI laws.

OFFICER’S MEETING NOTES: It was agreed that the profit from this year’s Coin Show be put toward next year’s Annual CoinShow advertising. We spent $1,000 on advertising this year so we start $538 to the good. Please dig deep so we can do it again! A jar is provided for donations for this! APRIL 29, 2018 is the date for our next show. Same location, same times and same room. The deposit has already been paid. April 2018 has a RARE 5 th week so that we will have no competition near us.


ANY EXTRA AUCTION ITEMS BROUGHT IN TO THE MEETING FOR SALE IN THE AUCTION
MUST BE ITEMIZED ON A FORM GIVING YOUR NAME, THE ITEMS AND THE PRICE YOU ASK FOR EACH ITEM. THE FORMS WILL BE ON THE AUCTION TABLE. PLACE THE ITEMS ON THE COMPLETED SHEET AND LEAVE ON THE AUCTION TABLE. THIS WILL ENSURE THAT YOUR CASH AND UNSOLD ITEMS WILL BE RETURNED TO YOU IN GOOD ORDER. ITEMS LEFT ON THE TABLE WITHOUT THE COMPLETED SHEET WILL BE SET ASIDE AND NOT OFFERED FOR SALE. NO EXCEPTIONS!!


SHOW DATES:

AUBURN, MA: 13th  August Elks Lodge, 754 South Bridge Street (Route 12) 46 Tables.  Free Admission. 978- 658-0160

DEDHAM, MA: 7th July Holiday Inn, I-95 exit 15A, Dedham MA. 29 tables, free admission, 603-978-3459

HARTFORD, CT: 16th July Courtyard Marriott, 4 Sebethe Dr. Cromwell CT, 718-323-1930 or stassinsJ98@aol.com

NASHUA, NH: 16th July Holiday Inn 9 Northeastern Blvd Nashua NH 03060 49 tables free admission 978-658-0160

DEVINS, MA: 27th July Devens Common Center, 31 Andrews Parkway, Devens MA, $1 Admission 978-658-0160

BLACKSTONE VALLEY, MA: 19th  July VFW Post 1385, 16 Cross Street Route 16, Uxbridge MA Terrance O’Connor 508-400- 7454