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    1867-1967 Canada cent found!

    So, I woke up this morning, and my mothers like, “Jared, go to McDonald’s and get me some food.“

    So, I went to McDonald’s, paid cash, and got back my change. When I got home, I looked at the change, only to find out that they gave me a Canada cent back by mistake with the rest of the change.

    I was irritated at first, until I saw the back of the Canada cent.

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    This is a Canada centennial I think. I’m not sure. I thought It would catch some peoples interest.

    Probably not valuable in its condition, but still an interesting find.

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    Nice!!! Congrats!!!
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    sure enough


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    That's exactly what it is. Canadian Confederation was July 1, 1867, so in 1967 they celebrated with special designs on all coins. The most common is the cent with a dove. The nickel had a rabbit. The dime had a mackerel. The quarter had a bobcat. The half had a howling wolf. The dollar had the Canadian goose. Overall, a beautiful set.

    Scott

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    That is exactly what you have. I dug one of those years ago, while metal detecting. Neat coin.

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    That's my favorite Canadian small cent design.



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    I dug one this past year, but being near Canada it wasn’t a surprise. I have 150 I saved from when I was a kid. No real collectible value, but a nice design.

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    Cool Coin!!!!!
    We are in a hobby that is supported by losers!!

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    I got one of those in my change when I was kid, seeing as how I was born in 1967 and thought it was cool I never got rid of it! 40+ years later I still have it.

 

 

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