Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 606
 

WBCC Newsmail 606 Volume 13, March 22, 2008
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Composed with help from members of the
Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC),
and weekly published by: Martin Peeters,  Netherlands,
Focal Point of the WBCC

Past Newsmails can be found at http://www.wbcc-online.com/newsmail/wbccnews.html
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Dear WBCC members and non WBCC members,
Welcome into the World of Bi, Tri and Quad-metallics. I hope you enjoy reading
this week's issue of the WBCC Newsmail. 

1. Bi-metallic Mini 2 Zloty 2008 error from Poland...by Stanislaw Bulawski, Poland
At the World Money Fair the Polish Mint sold a Mini set with the Bi-metallic 2 and 5 Zloty. Now I found and Bi-metallic 2 Zloty 2008 without the 8.
 
2. Bi-metallic 1 and 2 Euro Austria 2008...by Frans Dubois, Netherlands
Since 2007 most of the European countries changed the European map on the reverse side of the 1 and 2 eurocoins. This year the Bi-metallic 1 and 2 euro of Austria has changed the map too.
1 and 2 Euro untill 2007
1 and 2 Euro since 2007
 
3. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #606...by Jack Hepler, USA
A hippopotamus appears on a colorized Tri-metallic coin of Somalia dated, 1998. Though mild looking, and perhaps even comical, the hippo is not a friendly animal. A bite from this plant eating animal can be  fatal. What is another name for a hippopotamus?
a. River Pig
b. River Lion
c. River Cow
d. River Horse
See this coin and others at the WBCC website:  http://wbcc-online.com
Please send your answer to: heplerj@juno.com

Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #605.
The Coat of Arms of the State of Sinaloa appears on the Bi-metallic 100 Pesos of Mexico dated 2004. It contains many symbols of the state's history and natural resources. Which animal appears within the Coat of Arms?
a. Horse
b. Lion
c. Cow
d. Deer
The correct answer for question #605 is d; Deer.

WBCC Quiz Game Prize
A Bi-metallic prize will be awarded for the correct answer. If more than one member gets the correct answer, a random drawing will be conducted to select a winner. There were eight players in game #604 and the winner was Bob Vanoost, WBCC member #341.
 
4. New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images...by Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images shown at:
http://wbcc-online.com/new-releases/new-images.html
* Poland error 2Zl
* Poland 2008 10 Zl for Beijing Olympics

"See you"next week,
Martin Peeters, Focal Point of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club
wbcc@home.nl
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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-, Tri-, and Tetra-metallics and exchange knowledge about Bi-, Tri-, and Tetra-metallics

WBCC Organisation:
WBCC Webmaster: Rod Sell, Australia, rodsell@rodsell.com
WBCC Sales Pages Provider: Rod Sell, rodsell@rodsell.com
WBCC DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands, dubois.f@wxs.nl
WBCC Public Relations: Cliff Anderson, USA, cliff38@earthlink.net
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK, 85@wbcc.fsnet.co.uk
WBCC Developement Centre: Jack Hepler, USA, heplerj@juno.com
WBCC Focal Point ANA Conventions: Ray Lockwood, USA, sunrayofmarion@aol.com
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, Netherlands, wbcc@home.nl
WBCC Website: http://wbcc-online.com
WBCC Web-Log: http://wbcc.web-log.nl/

The WBCC will attend the following future International events:

* The 8th Northern Coin Event 2008, Saturday, September 20th, 2008, Assen, The Netherlands http://www.muntmanifestatie.nl

* The World Money Fair, February 6 to 8, 2009 in Berlin, Germany
http://www.worldmoneyfair.ch/wmf/english/index.html

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