Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 884
 

WBCC Newsmail 884,  July 20 , 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
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 5 Hryvnias 2013 from Ukraine.....by Jacek Stacel, Poland
Slovenia Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2014, 600 Barbara Celjska coronation anniversary. Bank of Slovenia published the results of
a design contest Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2014. So it will look like new two commemorative, which was designed by Studiobotas:


2. Bi-metallic 3 Euro 2014 from Slovenia....by Pabitra Saha, UK
Slovenia Bi-metallic 3 Euro 2014 200 anniversary Janez Puhara. Published the results of a design contest Bi-metallic 3 Euro 2014.
The winner of the first prize and the project is May Vodlan.

Slovenia, in 2014, will Collectors Coins on "200th anniversary of the Birth of the Photographer Janez Puhar". Bimetallic 3 Euro,
Silver 30 Euro and Gold 100 Euro will be issued on this design which was declared winner in the open design contest.


3. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #884….…by Jack Hepler, USA
The 70th anniversary of the Thailand’s premier university, Thammasat University, was commemorated on a Bi-metallic 10 Baht coin in 2004. 
At last count, over 33 thousand students are enrolled.  The official logo or emblem of the school is shown on the coin. 
What is the official motto of the university?

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.

Bi-metallic Quiz question #883

The 130th anniversary of the Thailand Comptroller is commemorated on a Bi-metallic 10 Baht coin in 2006. 
What is the primary function of the Comptroller?
Answer:  A comptroller is responsible for supervising the quality of accounting and financial reporting of an organization.

The Quiz Game #880 prize winner was James Ballard, WBCC Member #523.  There were four players.
The Quiz Game #881 prize winner was Leandro del Vecchio, WBCC Member #336.  There were three players.
The Quiz Game #882 prize winner was Mike Hill, WBCC Member #487.  There were nine players.

4. Super Quiz #33 (revised)…………by Jack Hepler, USA

Eight “Bundesländer Series” Bi-metallic 2 Euro coin designs have been issued by Germany thus far. 
Each coin features a landmark.  Which two landmarks (of the eight) are the closest to each other?
To help players this suggestion is offered:

First, name the landmarks and locations, then look at a map to see which two landmarks are the closest.
For example: in Rheinland-Palatinate, the landmark is Porta Nigra located in Trier.

Answer to Super Quiz #32

A multinational Bi-metallic 2 Euro coin of 2007 commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome;
the “birth certificate” of the European Union.  Where is the original of this document stored?
The correct answer is Rome, Italy.

The winner of Super Quiz #32 is Thierry Defaix, WBCC member #555.
There were eight players in this game.

5.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:
* 13th Muntmanifestatie 2013, September 21,  2013, Houten, The Netherlands.
http://www.wbevenementen.eu/muntmanifestatie/
* 43th World Money Fair, February 7 till 9, 2014, Berlin, Germany, http://www.worldmoneyfair.ch/wmf/english/index.html

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