Jul 11, 2012, 01:27 AM
search continues for 7-10 - nickels $80, pennies $20
dumped all rejects from 7-7
did $80 in nickels from 3 banks.
40 looked to be CWR while the rest was MWR.
Foreign finds: 2 Bahamas 5 Cents (modern 2000, 2005)
3 Canadian 5 cents 1982,1986,1994
1939 x 2 (one scratched), 1946, 1952, 1956 x 3 (one brown), 1957,1958, 1960x2, 1961 x 6
pennies $20 about 1/4 CWR rest is MWR - post to follow when finished searching
Jul 11, 2012 01:27 AM
Jul 13, 2012, 02:51 AM
Dumped NIckels. Accidentally spilled some in trashcan next to counter.
while getting my coins I found some Amusement tokens - 2 Buffalo Lanes (bowling alley), old north state amusements (NC logo), bullwinkles (cartoon moose)
Foreign - 1 cent canadian,UK 5 pence
And a few corroded pennies which I added to the machine .
finished pennies $20
Copper : 4.59
Wheats : 7 (40s-50s, and one 1937)
Foreign Coins: 1 Steel canadian cent 2006 (also one to post later when I can snap a pic)
Jul 13, 2012, 10:33 AM
Did you check it with a magnet?
Originally Posted by thtr12
1/100 of an American dollar is a cent. It is NOT a penny. The word penny is used by several other countries, such as Great Britain, to denote their smallest denomination. In order to be numismatically correct, you must use the term cent to describe the American coin.
“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.”
― Edmund Burke
Jul 13, 2012, 05:27 PM
not tested with a magnet, but that was the common format for the year 95% steel and copper coated. All I have around is probably a fridge magnet.
Dumped all the reject pennies today.
found in trash Gay Dolphin amusement token (Myrtle Beach, SC)
2007 Australian 10 cents
Canadian penny found from rolls
1967 Canadian Centennial 345,140,645 minted - Features a rock dove in flight.