September ’19 Newsletter

cropped-wcc-logo1.pngWaukesha Coin Club Newsletter
VOL.LI Sept 2019  #9
ANA # C-1070749

In our August meeting John informed the club that Tom S. had a heart attack and then had complications after surgery, and that Cathy Poirior had been in rehab following a hospitalization, but was now home.  Discussion regarding a proposal currently working its way through the House of Representatives to authorize the U.S. Mint to issue commemorative silver dollars in 2021 using the Morgan dollar and Peace dollar designs.

WCC auction, November 6th. Submit (6 word) descriptions of your items to Randy R. by Nov 1st. with or without min bid. (WCC members only)

Next Meeting: Wed, Sept 4th @ 7PM
Refreshments – ?
Door Prizes – ?


  • Bring Food Donations to the September meeting for the Salvation Army.
  • WCC auction, November 6th. Submit (6 word) descriptions of your items to Randy R. by Nov 1st. with min bid. (WCC members only)
  • Our next regular meeting of the Waukesha Coin Club will be held at 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday, Sept 4th , 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.
  • Guests Welcome: If anyone wants to bring new collectors young or old to the meetings, remember that guests are always welcome!

Trivia: Which  regularly circulating Lincoln cent has the second lowest mintage number?

Pot Coin: (1) 1932-1964 Washington Quarter (VG) or better. (Bring extras to sell)

Coin Shows:

September 22, 2019 – Loves Park, IL
Rockford Area Coin Club show. Forest Hill Lodge, 1601 West Lane Rd, Loves Park, IL 61111. 9a – 3p. Contact: Gary Melby 815-977-1962.

September 29, 2019 – Madison
Madison Coin Club’s Fall Coin Show, at -NEW VENUE- Crowne Plaza Hotel, 4402 E. Washington Av. Madison,WI. Hours: 9-3 p.m. 50 tables. Contact: John Krueger. 608-834-4114,

October 6, 2019 – Milwaukee MNS
Milwaukee Numismatic Society’s Annual Coin Show. American Serb Memorial Hall. 5101 W. Oklahoma Ave, Milwaukee. Hours: 9am-4pm. 75 tables. $2 admission. Show Chairman; Paul Kromm.

Collector’s Challenge:  A Challenge to report coins found in change this year. Any coin or token of interest will be listed in the newsletter after reported. 

  • 1 Peso 1979 Mexico – Coin Star – Glenn J
  • 2000 10 centavos from Ecuador – Coin Star – Glenn J
  • Silver Quarter 1962-D – in change – Glenn J.
  • 1953-D Lincoln, Coin star, Mark M.
  • 1 cent Euro from Spain, Coin Star, Mark M.
  • $1 Silver Cert series 1953 G, Arby’s, Mark M
  • 1946 Dime (F), Coin star, Glenn J.
  • 1964 Quarter (F), Coin Star, Glenn J.
  • 1984 Canadian cent, Sentry, Mark M.
  • 1956-D Lincoln Cent,Metro Market, Mark M.
  • 1957-D Lincoln Cent (XF-AU), Dairy Queen, Mark M.
  • 2013 2 kune coin from Croatia,in Change, Bob B.
  • 2006 $1 Mexican coin, Coinstar. Glenn G
  • 2006 $1 Mexican Coin, Coinstar, Glenn G.
  • 2015 $1 Mexican Coin, Coinstar, Glenn G.
  • 2016 $1 Mexican Coin, Coinstar, Glenn G.
  • 10 pence – in change buying token souvenir, John W.
  • 1949-D Cent (F) – in change, CVS, Glenn G.
  • 1945 Cent (F) – in change, CVS, Glenn G.
  • 2001 Canadian 10 Cent, Coin Star, Glenn G.
  • 1987 Canadian 1 Cent, Coin Star, Glenn G.
  • 1951-D Lincoln – in change John’s Root Beer, Mark M
  • 1974 Canadian cent, Arby’s, Mark M.
  • 1963 Roosevelt Dime, in change Metro Market, Mark M
  • 1999 5 cent euro, Spain, Coinstar, Mark M
  • 2002 5 cent euro, Portugal, Coinstar, Mark M
  • Plastic Jefferson Nickel, CoinStar, Mark M
  • 1942 Lincoln cent AG, Sentry, Mark M
  • 1887 Dime Seated Liberty, BP Gas Station Hartland, Bob B.
  • 1953 Jefferson Nickel EF, McDonalds, Glenn G
  • 1977 1 cent Cayman Island AU, Coinstar
  • 1941 Lincoln Cent, coin star P&S , Randy R.
  • 1953 Dime, Metro Market, Glenn J
  • 1956 Dime, Walmart, Glenn J


Call for Presentations!!! – We would like to set our calendar for the year with some presentation by our members.  Pick a month and reserve your spot.

Sept – Unit/Challenge Coins John W.
Oct – “Sailing Into History” – Tina S.
Nov – Auction – Don & Randy, Submittal deadline Nov 1
Dec – Christmas Dinner