Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 892
Newsmail 892, September 14 , 2013
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
Dear WBCC members and non WBCC members,
Welcome into the
World of Bi-, Tri- and Tetra-metallics.
first you have to join the newsgroup.
Dear WBCC members and non WBCC members,
Welcome into the World of Bi-, Tri- and
hope you enjoy reading this week's issue of the WBCC Newsmail.
1. WBCC 17 Years Young..... by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
Today September 14, 2013 the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC) started just 17 Years ago.
for the very FIRST (Start) WBCC Newsmail....
I never thought that time the WBCC Newsmail would be made and send for 892 weeks in a row !!!
2. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2014 from.....by Pabitra Saha, UK
Poland has decided to issue commems in 5 zloty Bi-metallics of standard circulation specifications instead of 2 Zloty
non- standard specifications.
3. Bi-metallic 100 Dirham 2012 from Morrocco.....by Pabitra Saha, UK
Morrocco to issue 3 Bi-metallic 100 Dirham on Unesco heritage sites in Rabat, Hassan Tower & Mausoleum of Mohammed V,
Chellah Door, Kasbah of the Udayas
Here a picture of the Monaco Bi-mitallic 2 euros 2013 - 20 years membership of the UN
5. Bi-metallic Fantasy from Abkhazia ............by Pabitra Saha, UK
Abkhazia has three Bi-metallics in its fantasy set
6. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #892….…by Jack Hepler, USA
A Bi-metallic 10 Baht commemorative coin dated 2552 was issued to commemorate an organization of Thailand with the
following symbol. Name the organization.
See this coin and others at the WBCC website: http://wbcc-online.com
Please send your answer to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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 #891
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?
Answer: The Department of the Treasury has these responsibilities.
The Quiz Game #890 prize winner was Mike Hill, WBCC Member #487. There were seven players.7. 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.
8.New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images...by Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images are shown at:
"See you" next week,
Martin Peeters, Focal Point of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club email@example.com
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 Webmaster: Rod Sell, Australia, firstname.lastname@example.org
WBCC DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands, email@example.com
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK, firstname.lastname@example.org
WBCC Developement Centre: Jack Hepler, USA, email@example.com
WBCC Public Relations Centre: Max Aiello, Italy, firstname.lastname@example.org
WBCC Focal Point ANA Conventions: Ray Lockwood, USA, email@example.com
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, The Netherlands, firstname.lastname@example.org
WBCC Website: http://wbcc-online.com
The WBCC will attend the following future International events:
* 13th Muntmanifestatie 2013, September 21, 2013, Houten, The Netherlands.
* 43th World Money Fair, February 7 till 9, 2014, Berlin, Germany, http://www.worldmoneyfair.ch/wmf/english/index.html