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    Arkansas Bank of Dixie Title

    Fayetteville, AR - W.L. Wilson-Bank of Dixie 25 Cents Jan. 8, 1862 Rothert 187-1. PCGS Very Fine 20 Apparent.
    This is a very rare private scrip note signed by W. L., Wilson; it uses a "Bank of Dixie" title in the left cartouche. Wilson signed Bank of the State notes over 20 years before with little change in his hand. Obligations, denominations, date, city and counter are in the center; all are enclosed in denominational bordering. Noted with "Edge Tears at Right." An important scrip note with the "Bank of Dixie" designation.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    21st-24th Wednesday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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    Truth Seeker: The Life of Eric P. Newman (softcover)
    A powerful and intimidating dealer of the 1960s, backed by important colleagues, was accused of selling fraudulent gold coins and ingots to unsuspecting numismatists. Who would go up against a man like that and, over the course of decades, prove the fraud? Who would expose a widely respected scholar as a thief, then doggedly pursue recovery of coins that the scholar had stolen from an embarrassed numismatic organization, all over the objections of influential collectors who had bought coins with clouded titles? Eric P. Newman would - and did. Reserve your copy today.
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