Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 891
 

WBCC Newsmail 891,  September 7 , 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 2 Euro 2014 from Slovakia.....by Pabitra Saha, UK
Slovakia presented the design for the Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2014 commemorate Slovakia 10 years ith the European Uniun.

2. Bi-metalluc MTT from Poland.....by Stanislaw Bulawski, Poland
New Polish Bi-metallic token from Jura Mint :
Mielec 75 Aniversary Polish Air Force Works 2013  - PZL Los  diameter 32 mm  , ring brass - center K-N , mintage  2500

3. Bi-metallics in Ebay....by  Jacek Stacel, Poland
Saw Bi-metallics in Ebay you dont' see often
http://www.ebay.pl/itm/321191574553?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649
2013 SERIE FAUNA IBERICA 50 CNT MONTE BIMETAL COIN MONEDA BIMETALICA LYNX

http://www.ebay.pl/itm/321191574186?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649
2013 SERIE FAUNA IBERICA 1 MONTE BIMETAL COIN MONEDA BIMETALICA WOLF

4. Bi-metallic Fantasy from Katange.....by Pabitra Saha, UK
Katanga fantasy set has two Fantasy Bi-metallics

5. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #891….…by Jack Hepler, USA
A Bi-metallic 10 Baht commemorative coin was issued for the 72nd anniversary of the Thailand Finance Ministry department responsible for:
* Production of coins used in circulation and for royal decorations and mementos
* Keeper of the Government real properties, namely, land as well as their management to the maximum benefit
* Supervising and verifying the treasury reserve accounts to ensure their conformity with those maintained by the
Comptroller General’s Department and the Bank of Thailand.
Which department was commemorated
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 #890
Prime Minister of Thailand heads a separate government agency with missions to undertake and encourage research in every branch of knowledge
beneficial to the nation and the people; to maintain relations and to exchange knowledge and information in all branches of knowledge with other
learned institutes in Thailand and in other countries, and to give instructions concerning academic matters to the Council of Ministers, public agencies,
state enterprises and the general public.  The agency was commemorated with a Bi-metallic 10 Baht coin in 2004.  Name this agency.
Answer:  The agency is the Royal Institute.

The Quiz Game #889 prize winner was Tamás Toth, WBCC Member #546.  There were five players.

6. 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.

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:
* 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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