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June 2008's News

Standard Catalog of World Paper Money - out now!

Standard Catalog of World Paper Money - out now! The latest edition of Krause's Standard Catalog of World Paper Money Volume III (Modern Issues 1961 -date) - the old "Pick" for those of you who can remember that far back - will be in stock in our warehouse within the next two days! So order your copy today This year it comes with a free DVD -… Read more or leave comments Posted on Tues, 24 June 2008 by Phil Mussell
Posted in: Banknote News, General News

Krause 20th Century - on its way!

Krause 20th Century - on its way! The new edition of the acclaimed "Standard Catalog of World Coins 1901-2000" is on its way to these shores as I write! We're expecting them within the next 2-3 weeks so put your order in today! Rumour has it that this year's book comes with a free DVD - we're assuming it's a scanned version of… Read more or leave comments Posted on Tues, 24 June 2008 by Phil Mussell
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Coldstream Guards Medals stolen

Over a two year period various medal groups have been stolen from Victoria Barracks in Windsor. These medals HAVE been sold into the trade and many were bought by a dealer in good faith - he has since sold them on and the police are trying to trace them. The complete list is a long one but here… Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 12 June 2008 by Phil Mussell
Posted in: General News, Medal News

Scottish Banknotes safe..!!

There had been talk in some quarters that the long tradition of Scotland's banks producing their own banknotes was under threat. Apparently plans to force banks to lodge funds with the Bank of England to cover the value of their notes had put the production of banknotes from the Clydesdale Bank,… Read more or leave comments Posted on Wed, 11 June 2008 by Phil Mussell
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Eugene Ursual

It is with great sadness that we learn of the death of Canadian Dealer Eugene Ursual who passed away this morning after a short battle with cancer. We've known Gene for many years and he will be sorely missed both as a friend and as a dealer - our condolences go out to his wife Tanya A full… Read more or leave comments Posted on Tues, 10 June 2008 by Phil Mussell
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Ouch! Johnson Beharry VC endures more pain...

Apparently this hurt more than the injuries Pte Beharry sustained whilst winning his Victoria Cross..... We're not sure about that but we are sure this is some work of art and one thing's for sure - he won't lose it! Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 5 June 2008 by Phil Mussell
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Birmingham anybody?

Straight after the London Coin Fair on Saturday the Token Team (well Phil to be precise) will be heading up to Birmingham NEC for the Coin, Medal and Banknote fair at the Motorcycle Museum on Sunday the 8th This is a regular show that attracts a loyal following every month, we can't always get… Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 5 June 2008 by Phil Mussell
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