FOR COLLECTORS OF COINS, MEDALS, TOKENS AND PAPER MONEY
COVER STORY U. S. NUMISMATIC HISTORY
40 ~ Numismatics of the Lewis and Clark Exposition Portland, Oregon, hosted a grand centennial fair. JimHuntand Jim Wells COIN PHOTO: ANA MUSEUM/JOHN NEBEL
STATE QUARTERS ~ Gateway to Discovery
New issue holds Florida's past and future. Jennifer Knight
U. S. PAPER MONEY
46 ~ Say That Again, Will You?
Pay close attention to notes in your collection. Peter Huntoon
U. S. COINAGE
50 ~ The Disappearing Three-Cent Bills
By 1889, the trime was gone, but not forgotten. Barbara J. Gregory
A gateway for discussion page 34
Mehl's message reached millions.
54 ~ Coin Bidder's Guide to eBay
A pro's pointers for buying online. Barry Stuppler
59 ~ B. Max Mehl: Numismatic
Entrepreneur Extraordinaire Advertising genius was a major hobby promoter. Walt Southward
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