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WBCC Newsmail 356, Volume 8, June 7, 2003
Dear WBCC Members and Non WBCC Members,
Welcome into the World Of Bi-metallics. I really hope you enjoy reading this weeks WBCC Newsmail.
1. Bi-metallic 2$ from Canada..by Kyle Mutcher, Canada
In the New Images section you can see the new
Bi-metallic $2 coin for Canada. The Reverse is the same as previous issues.
This coin is in a proof-like set and has the "W" mint mark for Winnipeg. The
circulation coins will be available in late August or early September and
will probably not have a "W" mint mark.
2. .Bi-metallic from Switserland...by Hans Bucek, Switzerland
Huguenin minted a new 10 Fr 2003 Bi-metallic issue, commemorating the
"Bauernkriege" (War of the Farmers) in 1653. The Bi-metallic is issued by
the Reiffeisenbank of the region Emmental and Entlebuch and is tender until
3. Tri-metallic Essias and Bi-metallicEuros..by Martin Peeters, Netherlands
In a French Auction catalog (of Comptoir General Financier) I found some
French Tri-metallic French Essai pieces and special Bi-metallic Euros. They
can be found in: the Website and look in:
4. Bi-metallic Carwash Tokens...by Michael Ayrapetov, USA
In "The Fare Box" issue May 2003 of American Vecturist Association I found 3
new Bi-metallic Car Wash tokens of USA (by Harold V. Ford) :
5. Bi-metallic Euros from Lithuania ?..by Jose Ramirez, Spain
This week I searched for (Bi-metallic) Euro test on Ebay. I have discovered this auction (actually is closed). This auction show a set of Euro testset (with a Bi-metallic 1 and 2 EUeo) from Lithuania. The coins are not made by INA like the british, danish and sweden Euros. THERE IS THE LINK.
6. The WBCC Bi-metallic Quiz Game #356...by Jack Hepler, USA
THe next question in the Flora and Fauna (Plants and Animals) on
Bi-metallics is about the 1992 100 Dinar of Algeria. This coin shows what
Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #355.
The first question in the Flora and Fauna (Plants and Animals) on
Bi-metallics series is about the 100 Cedis of Ghana. This coin shows
four fruit or seed pods. What is this plant?
7. WBCC Quiz Game Prize...by Jack Hepler, USA
The special prize to be awarded to a member who correctly answers the WBCC Quiz Game this week (#356) will be a Argentina One Peso Provingas Error. If more than one member gets the question right, a random drawing will be conducted to select a winner. The winner of the Bi-metallic 100 Pesos from Chile. (WBCC Newsmail #354) is Claudio Revello (WBCC member #207).
8. New Bi- or Tri-metallic images....by Rod Sell, Australia
The new Bi and Tri-metallic image shown at: New Images section.
8. WBCC Auction 56 is open now...by Rod Sell, WBCC Auction Provider
"See you" next weeks,
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
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WBCC ANA Focal Point: Ray Lockwood, USA.
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