Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 984

 

WBCC Newsmail 984,  June  20 , 2015
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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.

1. WBCC was at the Open Day of the Royal Dutch Mint....by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
The Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC) was at the "Open Dag" (Open Day) of the Royal Dutch Munt Last Saturday, Frans Dubois
and Martin Peeters at the WBCC Booth.


2. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2016 from Slovenia............by Pabitra Saha, UK
Here a picture of the winning design, after competition for the Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2016 from Slovenia, commemorate 25 years of Independence


3. Bi-metallic 3 Euro 2015 from Slovenia............by Pabitra Saha, UK
Here a picture of the Bi-metallic 3 Euro from Slovenia commemorate 500 years of Slovenian script was issued on 15th June, 2015


4. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #984….…by Jack Hepler, USA
This motto appears on a 2004 Bi-metallic 100 Pesos of Mexico: El Respeto al Derecho Ajeno es la Paz (Respect for the rights of others is peace).
Name the State in Mexico with this motto
    
Effigy found in Mexico    Coat of Arms (amended)
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 each month. The player who has the most correct answers in a month will be the winner. 
If there is a tie, a random drawing will be conducted to select a winner.  The June prize is a Bi-metallic 2 Dollars of Canada or other suitable coin.

Bi-metallic Quiz question #983
In which year was a Bi-metallic coin issued for the Oblast of Leningrad?
Answer:  2005

5. Super Quiz #37…………by Jack Hepler, USA
There is an architectural structure in the southern hemisphere that is featured on a circulating Bi-metallic coin of a country in the northern hemisphere. 
Name the structure and the coin on which it is featured.

Answer to Super Quiz #36
There are at least seven countries with Bi-metallic coins incorporating the image of a bridge.  Name four and the body of water under the bridge.
China: Macau Bridge: Pearl River
Czech: Charles Bridge: Vitava River
Finland: Lumberjack: Kemijok River
Hong Kong: Tsing Ma: Ma Wan Channel
Hungary: Chain Bridge: Danube River
Japan: Hakata Bridge: Sea of Japan
Russia: Several bridges and waters
Turkey: Bosporus Bridge: Bosporus Strait
There were five players in this game.
The winner is John Veltmeyer, WBCC member #87

6. 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

"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
 
The WBCC will attend the following future International events:
* Open Day, Royal Dutch Mint, June 2016, Utrecht, The Netherlands
* 45th World Money Fair, 5 till 7 February 2016, Berlin, Germany
http://www.worldmoneyfair.de/wmf/en/

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