Numismatics; MODEL FOR THE SILVER DOLLAR NOW HAS SILVER HAIR
An 80-year-old New Yorker named Teresa de Francisci has a claim to fame that no one else alive today can make: Her portrait appears on one of our United States coins ... I'll give you a silver dollar if I win.' When he did win we ordered 50 pieces from ...
Canadian Coins: The Silver Dollars of Canada
Silver dollars are a prime example of how the Canadians do things their ... was used on Canadian cent, 5-cent silver and nickel, dime, quarter and half dollar since 1911 appeared on the silver $1 in 1936. This became the second one-year type for the ...
Is the dollar bill about to be scrapped? Officials say replacing it with coins could save $4.4 billion
Congress is kicking around the idea of replacing the dollar ... million a year. Congress approved a similar measure nearly 50 years when they took precious silver out of dimes and quarters as well as cut down production of 50-cent coins by half.
What Does The Trillion Dollar Coin Do?
Since the Trillion Dollar Coin (#TDC) is being vetted again, I wanted to make a brief ... depending on what the Treasury chooses to do, in the many Trillions of dollars. Functionally, it produces the same result as if the Fed were subordinate to the ...
JFK returns to old look in new collectors’ coins
The gold proof coins being made ... spare dollars to buy coins, the mint on Thursday began offering for $9.95 a set of two uncirculated quality coins from its facilities in Philadelphia and Denver. A 50th anniversary Kennedy half dollar silver-coin ...