Volume 52 – #01

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Volume 52#01

April 22 – May 5, 2014
Latest $20 for $20 hits the streets
Page 14
Montreal hosts popular NUPHILEX coin and stamp show
Page 28

Focus on Canadian 50 cents
Page 20
CCN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 26
Show & Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 29
Munro coin a tribute to Canadian arts achievements

I have to admit I am really happy the Royal Canadian Mint has issued a coin commemorating Alice Munro’s Nobel Prize in literature.

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By Bret Evans
Stanley Clute
Notes & Bills
Agriculture-driven economy reflected on 19th-century notes
Page 8
Tim Grawey
Colonial Tokens
Speculating on the ultra rare M’Auslane token
Page 10

Bret Evans
Error collectors can find useful online resources
Page 12
Peter Mosiondz, Jr.
Collecting 101
Understand the difference between AU and Mint State
Page 14

Ted Banning
The World of Money
Frontier doctor was also pioneering collector
Page 16
Carolyn Mullin
New Issues
Over-protective mom
Page 30

Lewis E. Tauber
Numismatic Collateral
Flight into pirate fantasy: a fool’s gold treasure
Page 32

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