Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 866
 

WBCC Newsmail 866,  March 16 , 2013
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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
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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 2 Euro 2014 from Slovenia…… by Pabitra Saha, UK
For the year 2014, the Government of the Republic of Slovenia with the Decree on events for which in 2014 issued commemorative Bi-metallic 2 Euro (Official Gazette of RS, no. 20/13), the following events: - 600th Anniversary of the Coronation of Barbara of Celje (commemorative € 2 coin) and - 200th anniversary of birth of photographer John Puhar (collector coins).

2. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2013 from Spain…… by Pabitra Saha, UK
Vatican Sede Vacante Bi-metallic 2 Euro 20113 official design

3. Bi-metallic 25 Pound 2012 from Biafra…..by Pabitra Saha, UK
My photos of the Biafra 25 pounds 2012 - 45th anniversary of the Bank of Biafra  Oleg Yarmak,Ukraine

4. Bi-metallic Token from South Korea……..from Stanislaw Bulawski, Poland
New Bi-metallic token from South Korea. 2012 Korea Money Fair

5. Bi-metallic Bi-metallics from Redonda…..by Pabitra Saha, UK
Here is a picture of the Bimetallics from  Rodonda

6. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #866….…by Jack Hepler, USA
HRH Prince Teepangkorn Rasmichoti s of Thailand was honored by the issue of a Bi-metallic 10 Baht coin in 2006. 
What was the event being celebrated?
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 #865
King Rama IX of Thailand was honored by the issue of a Bi-metallic 10 Baht coin that commemorated his 50th year of reign.  In which year did the King celebrate his Golden Jubilee?
The answer to Quiz Question #865: 2539 or 1996.
The Quiz Game #864 prize winner will be announced in a future Newsmail.

7. Super Quiz #31…………by Jack Hepler, USA
The International Alliance for Advanced Judicial Studies was honored in 2007 on a Bi-metallic coin.  The IAAJS held its meeting that year in which city and country
?

Answer to Super Quiz #30

There is a bimetallic 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
?
The correct answer is High Jumping.  It may be found on the Portuguese 200 Escudos of 1996.

The winner of Super Quiz #30 is Leandro Del Vecchio, WBCC member # 336. 
There were five players in this game.

8.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:
*Open Day of the Royal Dutch Mint, June 8 2013, Utrecht, The Netherlands
* 43th World Money Fair, February 7 till 9, 2014, Berlin, Germany, http://www.worldmoneyfair.ch/wmf/english/index.html

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