|Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club|
WBCC Newsmail 346, Volume 8, March 29, 2003
Dear WBCC Members and Non WBCC Members,
Come into the World Of Bi-metallics. I really hope you enjoy reading this weeks WBCC Newsmail !!
1. Bi-metallic from Malta...by Jose Luis Ramirez Monleon, Spain
Reading the news on the spanish numismatic forum I have seen this coin. Maybe a fantasy coin, but look so real. Maybe the outer part is from 2 german euros and the inner from a real coin from Malta. Link to the image. Link to the main webpage. The problem is that the webpage is in german language and I don't understand german. Please if you understand some german please say to all WBCC members the meaning of this coin.
2. Bi-metallic US Parking Token..by Michael Ayrapetov, USA
Refering to WBCC Newsmail 345, Item 5, I reported about a new Bi-metallic
Parking (Neat Meter) Token of Kirkland, Washington, USA (according to Joe
Pernicano). Anyone interested in getting one token write to the city:
3. The WBCC Bi-metallic Quiz Game #346...by Jack Hepler, USA
Dante (1265-1321) was honored with his image appearing on the One Euro of
Italy. Dante was noted for his poetry during a very turbulent period of
Italian and European history. He was deeply involved in politics and at
various times was exiled, fined and once even condemned to be burned to
death if he tried to become a politician. His most famous poetic sorks
are Inferno and Divine Comidy, but he was a prolific writer. What was
dante’s family name?
Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #345
4. WBCC Quiz Game Prize...by Jack Hepler, USA
The special prize to be awarded to some lucky person who plays the WBCC
Quiz Game this week will be a Bi-metallic blank. If more than one member
gets the question right, a random drawing will be conducted to select a
5. WBCC Certificate still available...by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
WBCC Membership Certificate. Still, the official WBCC "Certificate of membership" for each WBCC member. The certificate is printed on white paper, 210 x 299 mm, and it will be laminated. It is available to members for US5$ including postage cost. If you are interested in your own WBCC membership certificate, please E-mail: Martin Peeters.
6. TWOB-43 is ready...by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
The 43th edition of The World Of Bi-metallic (TWOB) catalog is ready. It
will be send for free April 1st as an attached Excel file to WBCC members
who did ask for it. The contents of this edition are:
7. New Bi- or Tri-metallic images....by Rod Sell, Australia
The new Bi and Tri-metallic images shown at: New Images. New listed is:
8. WBCC Auction 54 accepting..by Rod Sell, WBCC Auction Provider
You have just 1 week to list lots for Auction 54. The lots listed can be seen at: Auction 54. Please note the bidding format will go back to the previous format where there is no maximum bid. What you bid in your email will be entered. Please E-mail your lots to me now: Rod Sell.
"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 Webmaster & 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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