May 21, 2013 | Vol. 13 Number 11
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Franklin Half Dollar We are giving away a FREE Uncirculated 1936 Buffalo Nickel Graded PCGS MS65 in a special holder with a retail value of $100 to one of our readers. The Winner is Jared Roberts from Chicago. All winners need to be active PCGS eZine eCollector subscribers to be eligible for the prize drawing.

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Legend Numismatics
Coins of Germany Ruled by the CoinKing Collection
By BJ Searls

article 01 image From the PCGS Set Registry's beginning days in February, 2001, we have had coin dealers participating by listing sets from their own private collections. Jim McGuigan's Half Cent collection, Legend's Three Cent Silver collection, Tom McCarroll’s Buffalo nickels, James Sego’s Ike dollars, David Hall’s $20 Liberty set, and Dwight Manley’s Massachusetts Silver Shillings...

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By Mike Sherman

article 02 imageIt has been over a year since we have updated Photograde, but hopefully the wait was worth it. The latest version features:

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Tips on Using PCGS CoinFacts
By Ron Guth

Most collectors of U.S. coins focus on the regular issues – coins they recognize from their childhood or which their parents gave them as gifts. Just about every collector is familiar with Morgan Dollars, Buffalo Nickels, Large Cents, Mercury Dimes and all the old, obsolete coins.

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David Hall Rare Coin Market Report
Weekly Coin Market Commentary
by David Hall

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Federal Coinage: A Veritable Zoo
By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker

borderThat Benjamin Franklin wanted the turkey to be the national bird is the stuff of legend. What is certain is that the rotund and oversexed founding father was less than enthusiastic about the Bald Eagle.

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Submit your coins directly to PCGS at one of the following upcoming shows:

In 2013, PCGS will host seven shows in Las Vegas. The host hotel will be either Bellagio or The Venetian|ThePalazzo. Review the dates now to see which shows you will attend.

Upcoming PCGS Shows

06/06/2013 - 06/08/2013
Long Beach
06/20/2013 - 06/22/2013
(Submissions Only)
07/17/2013 - 07/20/2013 Las Vegas

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