Volume 61 – #24

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Volume 61#24

February 27 – March 11, 2024

CAND President Michael Findlay presides over the association’s annual general meeting held in Hamilton this January. (Photo by Mike Walsh)

Security a major concern among coin dealers, CAND president says

Security remains a major concern and priority for Canada’s numismatic dealers. “I have scrolled through all the emails involving CAND (Canadian Association of Numismatic Dealers) and re-read my president’s report from last year. The resounding theme over the last 12 months is security, security, and security,” association president Michael Findlay said at the annual general meeting. “We are constant targets,” Findlay added during the meeting held on Jan. 27 as part of CAND’s annual convention, which included a two-day coin show at the downtown Sheraton in Hamilton. “We are targets at shows, on our way home, in our stores and/or offices. Mitigating risk is our task and dilemma.” Continue reading →

Silver coin honours Alberta’s Black settlers
Page 1
Collecting numismatic fridge magnets
Page 6

Focus on Canadian paper money
Page 16
CCN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 24
Show & bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 26
Stanley Clute
Ancient Money
Colonial municipalities issued notes too
Page 8
John Regitko
Errors & Varieties
Internet just as confused about some terminology as our colu
Page 10

Sean Sinclair
Commemorative Coins
Jersey’s 1980s coin series may have inspired others
Page 12
Randy Heimpel
Webmaster offers numismatic getaways
Page 14

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