Nominations for elected office will take place tonight and again at the October meeting as
is the norm, every other year. Please let us know if you are available to serve the MNS in
any capacity. The election will be at the October meeting.
Also, with the fall season comes the request for yearly dues. These are not due until
October but Franz is willing to open his books tonight to get a jump on the season. The
dues amount is $10 per person/family.
The program tonight will be given by John Ferreri and will be titled: A Victorian
Numismatic Tour. Shown will be coins, paper money, tokens, ephemera and post cards
issued or used in the Willimantic area during the 1800s and early 1900s.
Youngster applicants are now being sought for the scholarships to the Y.N. program in
Manchester, NH on Saturday November 4 th . Treat a youngster to a good time where
he/she can attend the program and still have plenty of time to visit the show. Please see
the attachments for further explanation.
Vote: Should we offer one year free
membership to the accepted scholarship applicants and scouts to
encourage them to attend some meetings and to receive the seven
.....ARE YOU A NENA MEMBER?.....
The New England Numismatic
Association is this region's mother club. It runs the social/club
event at the convention twice a year in Manchester, NH. If you were
a member you would be getting a quarterly publication from them
showing what is going on with member clubs, Y.N. activities and
keeping abreast with numismatic New England. You will see ads from
some of your favorite dealers and articles about coins and paper
money from various member club's members. (We are a member club.)
It also sponsors exhibit competition at the convention. You can read
all about this if you become a member and receive your copy of Nena
News. Ask for a free copy of the last edition of the "News" or
an application blank at tonight's meeting.