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  1. #1
    Apr 2011
    1123 times

    HA HA HA HA HA HA!!!!!!

    I was out dumping Saturday, and stocking up for Sunday - mostly dimes, nickels, and pennies - and of course asking for halves at each bank. At one branch the teller had halves in her tray, and when I asked for them she said they had $280 more in the vault. At this particular branch, I assumed they were dumps, so I asked for only $100 worth. However, as it took awhile for the vault teller to get there, I decided it would be stupid not to take them all, so I did.

    Image my excitement when she started counted them out, and I saw 1964 written on the first roll! However, as she filled the box, every one I could see had 1964 written on it. This kind of dampened my enthusiasm, since it would make sense to have a mix of dates, rather than the same date on every roll, but I was still excited as I left the bank. As soon as I got into my car, I opened the first roll up and saw... clad. Next roll... clad. Some joker had labeled his dumps 1964 - real freaking funny.

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    I put them aside, continued on my rounds, and eventually made it home, where I got back into the dream box I had started the night before (Found the dream boxs brother! (pics)). Today, I got into the dimes and nickels, finding a lone 43P war nickel - not bad all things considered. After awhile, I decided to quickly go through the "1964's". just to see if the wit had overlooked something. Turns out, he hadn't; roll after roll of more clad junk.

    Then I noticed that one of the rolls didn't have anything written on it. Not really expecting anything, I opened it up to find:

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    7 40%'ers!

    I quickly checked through the rest of the rolls, and found one more that didn't have writing on it:

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    13 more 40%!!!

    When I opened that first roll and saw silver, I just couldn't stop laughing. A solid roll out of what I thought was going to be pure junk!

    Incredibly, it's still out there! Good luck and HH!

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  2. #2
    Apr 2011
    232 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    Awesome!! always take them all and have the last laugh!!

    Also, I think those 1964 rolls are an awesome practical joke :-) I would never waste the time though, I always coinlock dump!


  3. #3
    Feb 2008
    Great Lakes State
    1967 times
    silver surfing
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    That aint workin, that's the way you do it, money for nothin and....
    Buy 'em all, always possible a couple stray rolls end up in the batch, congrats

  4. #4
    Aug 2011
    880 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    So your saying clad is junk Good man your my kind of guy!!!

  5. #5
    Apr 2011
    1123 times
    Quote Originally Posted by TimZim View Post
    So your saying clad is junk Good man your my kind of guy!!!

    You must be old school .

    Back in the 80's, when I was at the bank, to us clad meant 40% silver-clad. Now however, I use the term as most do here, referring to copper-nickel clad.

  6. #6
    May 2012
    152 times
    All Types Of Treasure Hunting
    NICE FINDS!!!!!!!

  7. #7
    Aug 2011
    5 times
    Welcome to my Hunting Ground!! Can't believe the Teller didn't tell me about those 2 rolls that has the the Ag-Clads...
    Last edited by cbrtriple8; Aug 08, 2012 at 02:29 PM.



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