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    What qualifies as a dime Dream box?!

    Got a box of dimes today with 22 silvers! 1912 Barber, six Mercs!
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    Wonderful pull of silver, but I don't think you could get credit as a Dream Box. Three years ago I had 98-silvers I one box (65-mercs, 33-Rosies), but the rest of the TN guys claimed it has to be 100. I considered it as my Dream box, still recall the event to this day. You'll never forget yours either.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dozer D View Post
    Wonderful pull of silver, but I don't think you could get credit as a Dream Box. Three years ago I had 98-silvers I one box (65-mercs, 33-Rosies), but the rest of the TN guys claimed it has to be 100. I considered it as my Dream box, still recall the event to this day. You'll never forget yours either.
    I know halves are 100; never got a dime box like this!
    A gentleman farmer named Floyd
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    The boys in their youth
    Did not know the truth
    And one of his tools was destroyed

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    For me, what you got would qualify as a dream box.
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    jacdec1968

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    I agree with smokeythecat. That would a dream box for me.
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    No question in my mind that this is a dream box. Consider that you probably average 1 or maybe 2 silvers per box, and you got 22, including a Barber.

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    Very nice score

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    I consider any bag with more than one silver good, so yeah, that's definitely dreamy...

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    For BANK/Currier rolled dimes, this should qualify as a dream box. You simply don't find 20+ dimes in a box. I've done hundreds of dime boxes and my best was 7, I believe. In comparison, I've had probably 15 half boxes with 20 plus silvers, including 2 boxes with over 200 keepers.

    Dozer, your box was a dream box....period. I may not have had that perspective at one point but you can't compare dimes to halves.

    I haven't looked but I bet you'd find very few posts on this forum that claim to have found a 20+ silver dime box in the last 10 years.
    Last edited by Owassokie; Apr 18, 2019 at 06:53 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Owassokie View Post
    For BANK/Currier rolled dimes, this should qualify as a dream box. You simply don't find 20+ dimes in a box. I've done hundreds or dime boxes and my best was 7, I believe. In comparison, I've had probably 15 half boxes with 20 plus silvers, including 2 boxes with over 200 keepers.

    Dozer, your box was a dream box....period. I may not have had that perspective at one point but you can't compare dimes to halves.

    I haven't looked but I bet you'd find very few posts on this forum that claim to have found a 20+ silver dime box in the last 10 years.
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    Theoretically, there should be several more boxes like it in our market.
    A gentleman farmer named Floyd
    With some of his kin was annoyed
    The boys in their youth
    Did not know the truth
    And one of his tools was destroyed

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    That's pretty close
    where ever you go their you'll be !

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    I dream of a box like that

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    Quote Originally Posted by A2coins View Post
    I dream of a box like that
    I guess that's why they call it a DREAM BOX, makes other people dream about your Dream Box findings.

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    Sweet silver!

 

 
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