Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 852
 

WBCC Newsmail 852,  December 8 , 2012
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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.

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.


1. Bi-metallic 10 Francs 2012 from Switzerland.....….by Martin Peeters, the Netherlands
Here is a picture of the new Bi-metallic 10 francs 2013 from Zwitserland depicting Silverchlausen
Silvesterchlausen is an impressive winter festival with pagan roots, celebrated on the new and old day of New Year's Eve in a few towns in the Canton of Appenzell Ausserrhoden.

2. Bi-metallic 2 Pounds 2013 from Great Britain.....….by Jacek Stacel, Poland
UK has released the designs for the Bi-metallic 2 Pounds 2013

3. Bi-metallic from Japan….by Pabitra Saha, UK

Japan has released the designs for the Bi-metallic 500 Yen 2013
They depict Miiyagi, Hiroshima and Gunmia

4. Bi-metallic is Ebay…by Martin Peeters, the Netherlands
Saw on Ebay an unusual Bi-metallic Token from the USA
http://www.ebay.nl/itm/330837561375
Shyvers-Monark, Chicago, IL 1 free game Bi-metallic token

5. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #852…….…by Jack Hepler, USA
Which commemorative Bi-metallic coin of Finland shows what appears to be a man blowing fire from his mouth?
See this coin and others at the WBCC website:  http://wbcc-online.com
Please send your answer to: heplerj@juno.com 

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.

Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #851

The Savonia, Finland Bi-metallic 5 Euro dated 2011 has the province coat of arms on one side.  On the other side the Savonian provincial coin depicts what type of agriculture technique used in the province to earn a living in the early Modern Age?

The answer to Quiz Question #851 is Slash and Burn.

The Quiz Game #850 prize winner will be named in the next Newsmail.

6. Super Quiz #30…………by Jack Hepler, USA
There is a Bi-metallic coin that was issued for circulation where the value is part of the Olympic symbol. 
Which Olympic sport is shown on the other side of the coin?

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 DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands, dubois.f@wxs.nl
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK, 85@wbcc.fsnet.co.uk
WBCC Developement Centre: Jack Hepler, USA, heplerj@juno.com

WBCC Public Relations Centre: Max Aiello, Italy,  wbcc73@gmail.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:
* 42th World Money Fair, February 1 till 3, 2013, Berlin, Germany, http://www.worldmoneyfair.ch/wmf/english/index.html

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