Volume 55 – #06

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Volume 55#06

June 27 – July 10, 2017
June Torex auction expected to be hot
Page 4
Gatineau gets new bricks and mortar coin shop
Page 6
One of four highest-graded 1922 cents realizes $7.4K at Colonial sale
Page 20
RCM presents framed version of ‘Battle of Dieppe’ silver coin to Moncton Legion
Page 21
Canada’s first ‘cent,’ struck in 1855, makes its way to Mississauga
Page 32

CCN Trends
Focus on Proof-Like singles
Page 12
CCN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 30
Show & Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 33
Stanley Clute
Ancient Money
Ancient coiners’ limits ensure a wide variety of output
Page 8
Peter Mosiondz, Jr.
Collecting 101
Buy coins with confidence, not hesitation
Page 10

Tim Grawey
Colonial Tokens
Countermarks add another layer to tokens’ tales
Page 11
Tony Hine
Canadian Key Dates
Million-mintage 1885 five cents include four varieties
Page 22

John Regitko
Errors & Varieties
Controversy hasn’t diminished appeal of Diving Goose dollars
Page 28

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