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    Wooster, OH - German Bank of Wooster $1 Oct. 1, 1838 OH-445 G40, Wolka 2868-08. PCGS Very Fine 25 Apparent.
    The bank went bust in 1824, but it revived in 1838. The imprint of Underwood, Bald, Spencer & Hufty is perpendicular next to an oval portrait of Penn. Ceres is at top center. "Minor Stains" are noted by grading. Not rare, but a very handsomely engraved, issued note.
    Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.


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    Apr-May, 2017
    5th-3rd Wednesday-Wednesday
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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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