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    Van Buren, AR - White & Hanley 50 Cents in Merchandise Jan. 25, 1862 Rothert 665-2. PCGS Very Fine 25.
    Another denomination from this series honored by two other merchants: Stirman & Dickson and Mayers Brothers specified in the end cartouches. The style is the same as on the last: printed on brown paper, typeset, and with "Confederate Notes" along the bottom. A perpendicular hand-endorsement is on the back. Excellent condition and vibrancy for the technical grade.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2016
    4th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
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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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