MANSFIELD NUMISMATIC SOCIETY.
P.O. BOX 33 STORRS, CT 06268)
323rd MEETING NOTICE..Monday October 22, 2018
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.
held on the 4th
Mondays of Sept., Oct., Nov., Jan., Feb., March & April.
Yearly dues now due, please see treasurer, Franz Hoerzer.
........The September Meeting…....
….Business…There were 40 members present. The Secretary & Treasurers reports were
accepted as published or read. Currently the check book has a balance of $11,315.00.
The 50/50 drawing was won by Franz H. ($27). The Membership prize was won by
Richard B. (silver ½ dol.) It was noted that one YN applicant,Wyatt May, had submitted
an application for the YN program in New Hampshire. Donat C. mentioned he had 11
boys from Troop 27 in Woodstock also ready for the trip.
….Exhibits…..Franz showed wartime ration books, Walt W. showed a variety of
merchant scrip notes from a haberdasher in Worcester. Each note was from a different
owner of the shop.
….Show & Tell….. Bill K. showed a Euro note with a denomination of "zero" Euro.
Jack H. showed a silver bar that was counterfeit. Bob H. showed a $10 gold piece, also
counterfeit but of the correct weight in gold. Bob K. showed his new edition of Web
Notes book and Peter J., a political "Hard Times" token with an anti-slavery theme.
….Program…..Bob H. spoke about this year's Nena medal honoring Henry Opokaiea, a
native Hawaiian who had ties to the State of Connecticut in the early 1800s, died here
then later reintered on his home island. Nena together this year with the Big Island Coin
Club joined to put out a medal set honoring this man.
…..Dues….Dues are $10 per year and are now due for 2018-2019. Please see the
treasurer at the meeting or send by mail to the club address listed above.
26, 2018… David Morrison…..tba
Jan. 28, 2019....tba
Other Local Club Meeting Dates
In general, doors open by 6:30, Meeting @ 7:30---
Nipmuck Coin Club….4th Weds..Oxford Senior Center..behind Town Hall..Main St.
Central Conn. C.C. ….First Tuesdays…So.Windsor Library..1550 Sullivan Ave.
Worcester Cty. C.C….Second Fridays..St. Jos. Parish Hall 68 Central St, Auburn, MA
Pawcatuck Valley C.C…Third Wednesdays..Stonington Arms 133 S. Broad, Pawcatuck
Currency Club of New England… First Mondays..Trinity Church. (RT 20) Waltham
Boston Numis. Society…Second Tuesdays..Trinity Church, 730 Main (Rt 20) Waltham
Collectors Club of Boston..Fourth Tuesdays..Trinity Church, 730 Main . (Rt 20)Waltham
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