August ’16 Newsletter

cropped-wcc-logo1.pngWaukesha Coin Club
VOL.XLVIII  August 2016  #8

2016-native-american-one-dollar-proof-coin-thumbnailClub Officers:
President – Randy Raikes
Vice President – Garrett Schumacher
Secretary – Don Kaminski
Treasurer – Mark Melby

Club ANA #:  C-1070749

Our July meeting included exhibits by members : Short Snorter Notes, WWII Silver Commem., bank note from Lynn King Auction.  Tom Snyder announced ANA is giving away silver eagles for 3 year memberships.  The club discussed NOW’s bulletin on memories of recently deceased Chet Krause.

Our presentation for the evening was given by Dick Plopper on Benjamin Franklin.  An audio with a display was presented.

Mark Melby announced if anyone is interested in 2017 Redbooks to see him.

Next Meeting Agenda Items;

  • August’s Presentation by John Stenke – Waukesha Freeman (to be confirmed)
  • Our next regular meeting of the Waukesha Coin Club will be held at 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday, August 3rd , at the Waukesha Salvation Army meeting room located at 445 Madison Street. The Salvation Army is located one block west of the corner of Highway 18 and Madison Street.  Enter through the back door and take the elevator to the second floor.


  • Mark Melby announced if anyone is interested in 2017 Redbooks to see him.
  • Guests Welcome: If anyone wants to bring new collectors young or old to the meetings, remember that guests are always welcome!

Trivia:   What 4 coins (different denominations) did the Dahlonega Mint produce.

Pot Coin:   (4) Different National Park Quarters EF or better – bring extras to sell!

Coin Shows:

August 6, 2016 – Siren, WI Fishbowl Wooden Nickel Coin Club Show at Siren Senior Center, 23943 State Road 35, Siren,WI

August 9-13, 2016 – ANA World’s Fair of Money – Anaheim, CA, Anaheim Convention Center. Contact ANA at

August 14, 2016 – Beaver Dam Coin Club’s 2nd Annual Coin Show. American Legion Post 300 Beichl Av. Beaver Dam, WI 53916. Hours: 9am – 4pm (dealer/exhibitor set-up 8am). Open to the Public – Free Admission – Buy, Sell, Trade. Dealer tables available – $20 ea. Contact: Bob Krueger 113 S. Depot St. Juneau, WI 53039. Phone:920-386-2134


Next meeting: August 3rd

Refreshments to be provided by: Bob Burlingame
Door Prizes to be provided by: John Watta ?