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  • MANSFIELD NUMISMATIC SOCIETY.

    P.O. BOX 33 STORRS, CT 06268)

    ANNUAL COIN SHOW 

    SUNDAY MARCH 29, 2020.

    CANCELLED

    MARCH AND APRIL MONDAY NIGHT MEETINGS ARE ALSO CANCELLED




    334th MEETING NOTICE..Monday Mar 23, 2020 Mansfield Public Library / Auditorium, 54 Warrenville Rd (Rt #89), Mansfield Center, CT….Doors Open 6:15 PM…Meeting at 7:15 PM…Activities until 9:15…Refreshments Available….Meetings held on the 4th Mondays of Sept., Oct., Nov., Jan., Feb., March & April..

    February Meeting


    ..There were 39 members and guests present at the past meeting. The treasurer's report was read and accepted as was the secretary's report as seen in the newsletter.

    Bill Blair and Brian Pistolese were voted in as members.

    In a "straw vote" taken by president Jones eliciting preferences for our monthlhy programs the resulst were: 25 votes for "regular programs as we have been doing them, quizzes got 10 votes, showing DVD's got 10 votes. It is nice to know where the members interests lie.


    Show & Tell

    Stanley showed a contemporary copy of a Polish dollar coin of 1565. Mike Simpson, Co-President of the Worcester Club showed an 8-Real shipwreck coin from the El Casadore that was recently recovered. J. Frost also Co-President of the Worcester Club showed Trade dollars and an 1842 Liberty Seated Half Dollar. R. Balbaton showed a $100 Series 1929 National Bank note of the R.I. Hospital Bank and Trust in Providence. the world". 

                                        Exhibits


    Franz exhibited an almost complete set of "Eclipse" tokens/medals produced after the recent eclipse in 2019. Stanley showed a selection of high denomination Polish coins. John L showed a Lusitania medal used by both sides during WWI for propaganda purposes


    Roundtable

    This was passed over in lieu of the program given by the guest speaker, John Frost on the United States Trade Dollar.


  • Tonights Meeting & Program 

  • Other collectibles show and tell. Bring in non-numismatic things

    April...Dick August...topic to be announced…Last meeting until September.



  • Notice:

    Join your fellow numismatists and become an author for our regional publication, Nena News! Write a short article and receive one dues free year of membership! See John F. for particulars!

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  • Other Local Club Meeting Dates

    In General, Doors Open by 6:30, meeting @ 7:30.

    In General, Doors Open by 6:30, meeting @ 7:30.

    Central Conn. Coin Club…First Tuesday..So. Windsor Library..1550 Sullivan Ave.

    Worcester County C.C….Second Fridays..St Jos. Parish Hall..68 Central St Worcester.

    Nipmuck C.C. …4th Wednesday..Oxford Senior Center..behind Town Hall..Main St.

    Pawcatuck Val. C.C..3rd Wednesdays..Senior Citizens Center, 39 State St Westerly, RI

    Southbridge Coin and Stamp Club….Third Friday / every month..Sturbridge Coffee House ….Doors open@7:30PM. Contact Mark at gluemark@gmail.com