Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 758
 

WBCC Newsmail 758,  February 19, 2011
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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 Tetra-metallics.
I hope you enjoy reading this week's issue of the WBCC Newsmail.

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first you have to join the newsgroup.

1. Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2011 from Finland….by Antonio Mateo, Spain
Here a picture of the Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2011 from Finland commemorate Tavastia

2. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2011 from Finland….by Jacek Stacel, Poland

The subject of a commemorative Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2011from Finland will be: 20 anniversary of the Bank of Finland

3. Bi-metallic 2 Euro from San Marino..by Jacek Stacel, Poland

Here a drawing of a commemorative Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2011 from San Marino.
It commemorate the 500th Birth Anniversary of the painter and is likely to be released on 30th July this year.

4. Encased from Poland…by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands

Saw in Ebay an Encased piece I never saw before: a Bi-metallic 5 Zloty 1994 http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=120685954346&ssPageName=ADME:B:SS:US:1123
Encased  1994 Poland 5 Zlotych

5. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #758…by Jack Hepler, USA

José was a journalist who became involved in the independence movement in Mexico. As a journalist, he founded two insurgent daily newspapers: El Ilustrador Nacional and El Ilustrador Americano. Name this Mexican Patriot who is pictured on a Bi-metallic, 2009 Five Pesos coin of Mexico.
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 #756

You will not find this name on a Bi-metallic Five Pesos coin of Mexico. None the less, this was a patriot of Mexico. Who was Marcos Serrato? The correct answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Question #757 is Carmen Serdan.
Correction: The correct answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #756 is Servando Teresa de Mier.

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.
The Quiz Game #754 prize winner was Bertie van Haag, WBCC member #261.
The Quiz Game #755 prize winner was Gabor Toth, WBCC member #80.
The Quiz Game #756 prize winner was James Ballard, WBCC member #523.

6. Super Quiz #23…………by Jack Hepler, USA

Many countries have issued coins to commemorate (and finance) the Olympic Games. There is one modern Bi-metallic issue which commemorates a game over 100 years ago. Name the issuing country, the type of coin, the date and place of these Olympic Games.

Answer to Super Quiz Question 22 is: 50

7.New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images...by Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images are shown at:
 
http://wbcc-online.com/new-releases/new-images.html

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"See you" next week,

Martin Peeters, Focal Point of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club wbcc@hotmail.nl
 
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 Auction/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, The Netherlands, wbcc@hotmail.nl
WBCC Website: http://wbcc-online.com
 
The WBCC will attend the following future International events:
* Open day of the Royal Dutch Mint, June 2011, Utrecht, The Netherlands
* 41st World Money Fair, February 3-5, 2012, Berlin, German

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