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    Likely Unique Ozark Scrip Note

    Ozark, AR - G. W. Forester 50 Cents June 23, 1862 Rothert 536-1. PCGS Good 4.
    This is the Rothert plate note and a great town name. Linear borders are at the top and bottom, and ornamental borders are at the ends. Printed on thin brown paper. Payable "in Merchandise" and redeemable in "Confederate Notes." The first we have cataloged, and this appears to be unique.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2017
    11th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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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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