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    Rensselaer, IN - Farmers and Mechanics Bank $2 Mar. 1, 1854 IN-245 G24a, WVS 697-2. PCGS Very Fine 25 Apparent.
    This is a tough to find bank, and most notes known are low grade. As on the Logansport Insurance Company $2 above, men are at the harvest using grain cradles at the center, and a detail from Pat Lyon at the Forge is at the left. The imprint of Danforth, Wright & Co. is at the bottom. "Rust Stains at Left" are noted by grading.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    3rd Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 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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