Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 759
 

WBCC Newsmail 759,  February 26, 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.

Newsmails can now be viewed with images at
http://wbccnewsmailsendlist.groups.live.com/
first you have to join the newsgroup.

1. Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2011 from Finland….by Antonio Mateo, Spain
The subject of a commemorative Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2011from Finland will be: 20 anniversary of the Bank of Finland

2. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2011 from Spain….by Pabitra Saha, UK

Here is a better picture of the Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2011 from Spain

3. Bi-metallic 10 Roubles 2010 from Russia....by Jacek Stacel, Poland

Announce It is the continuation of the series: Wooden Russian city

4. Bi-metallic medal from the US…by Michael Ayrapetov, USA

Attached is my US souvenir medal 1904 Interstate Convention:
7th Annual Joint Conference of Bituminous Coal Miners & Operators (held in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1904). Reverse have 4 seals of 4 States: Pennsylvenia, Ohaio, Indiana and Illinois. It is Brass with 4 Aluminum section. Diameter of medal is 38 mm, looped.

5. Encased from the USA…..by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands

Saw in Ebay one doesn’ t see often http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISA<>PI.dll?ViewItem&item=160548095693&ssPageName=ADME:B:SS:US:1123
1941-1955 Buick SILVER DOLLAR Encased Coin

6. Carwash tokens from Poland…by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands

Saw in Ebay 2 Bi-metallic Carwash Tokens from Polland
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=130488745648

Car wash token - jeton - Poland - BKF - 2

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=130488745637
Car wash token - jeton - Poland - BKF - 5

7. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #759…by Jack Hepler, USA

His mother’s name was Maria Garza. He had been a Mayor and a Governor. He was the Mexican President when the second assassination attempt was successful in the town of San Antonio Tlaxcalantongo. Name this Mexican Patriot who is pictured on a Bi-metallic, 2010 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
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.
The correct answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #758 is José Maria Cos.

8. 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

9.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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