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WBCC Newsmail 336, Volume 8, January 18, 2003
Dear WBCC Members and Non WBCC Members,
I really hope you enjoy reading this weeks WBCC Newsmail !!
1. New WBCC Member ... by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
We have a new WBCC member. Let me introduce him to you:
Name: Joaquim Sabino (WBCC member #285), Portugal
2. World Money Fair Basel Pre-report (4) ... by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
This is the fourth Pre-report of my attending to the World Money Fair in Basel in 2 weeks time. The programm looks at follows:
Date: 31.Jan.2003 International Media Forum, Free entry
Date: 01.Feb.2003 International coin show, Entry fee CHF 10.
Date: 02.Feb.2003 International coin show, Free entrance
If take a look at: you can find a picture of Mr. Beck (President WMF and myself) So I hope to see you at the WBCC booth #35 !!
3. Bi-metallic message from a member ... by Mário Baptista, Portugal
I thank all WBCC members who did contact me. As been difficult to find a buyer for the whole collections, excepting my US encased 1 cent. My thanks for our companion Mr. Rod Sell. I am now acepting want-lists for my coins. For those who did not receive my list, please e-mail me: Mário Baptista and those who have it please e-mail me again with your want-lists (except those who did it). Greetings and long life for all members.
4. Bi-metallic 1 Euro Varations ... by Martin Peeters, Netherlands
Saw in RCC Newsgroup: Portugal 1 Euro variation.
5. Bi-metallic Swiss 5 Frank 2003 Proof ... by Massimiliano Aiello
Only to inform you that also this year Swiss Mint will struck 700 pieces in ESSAI-PROVA of the Bimetallic 5 FR. 2003 coin. The 2003 5 FR. "Chalandamarz" will be the third Essai bimetallic coin after the 1999 5 FR. "Fete de Vignerons" and the 2002 5 FR. "Escalade".
6. Bi-metallic Car Wash Tokens ... by Michael Ayrapetov, USA
I found in "The Fare Box" of December 2002 information about another 2 New
Bimetallic Car Wash tokens of USA:
7. The WBCC Bi-metallic Quiz Game #336...by Jack Hepler, USA
Donald George Bradman is one of the most famous Cricket players in the world
and a national hero of Australia. He is featured on 3 different Bi-metallics
and many other coins of Australia. Don Bradman’s image appears on which
Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #335
8. New Bi- or Tri-metallic Images ... by Rod Sell, Australia
The new Bi and Tri-metallic images shown at: New Images. Newly listed are:
"See you" next week,
The Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC) was established September 14, 1996 and is the very first Worldwide Collectors Club using the Internet. Goal of the WBCC is exchange Bi-metallics and exchange knowledge about Bi-metallics
WBCC Websmaster, JD White, USA.
WBCC Auction Provider, Rod Sell, Australia.
WBCC DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands.
WBCC Public Relations: Cliff Anderson,USA.
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK.
WBCC Developement Centre: Jack Hepler, USA.
WBCC ANA Focal Point: Ray Lockwood, USA.
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, Netherlands
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The WBCC is officially sponsored for the Basel World Money Fair by:
* Imprensa Nacional - Casa da Moeda, S.A (The Portuguese Mint) and Schuler Presses, Germany.