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August 2 Meeting Notes

Another great Sunday night get together

  • Don found his way back to the ZOOM Meeting and told us some Western MA adventures from the Pike, and advice about liquids and turkeys.
  • Members are reminded to consider buying End of Year raffle tickets. Odds a pretty good right now! For sale through our g mail account. We hope to be meeting by then. They will be awarded.

  • Judi joined us from the Cape

  • Ray (fresh from the hospital) joined us with Cheryl.

  • We agreed to meet up again August 16th for another night of wonder.

  • We missed you if you still haven’t found your way here, or to the Facebook page.

Remember to post your finds in the right thread on Facebook as a comment, and find a “dressed in fancy duds” photo for our next contest in a separate thread.

Prize winners on August 2  Sunday ZOOM Meeting

A picture of Judi and her “hunting buddy” Sharon won the photo contest.

50/50 Raffle Rick Smith won $60

Best of Facebook (last 2 weeks) Great finds this week (You can see them on FB)

1st prize Scott Ferguson white gold ring

2nd prize Glen Godwin 1906 Barber Half Dollar

3rd prize Judi Batchelder for another beautiful 1889 Seated Dime

Other Raffles were won by Scott, Rick (2) Judi, Mary, Johnny Cash and Dan

July 19th Meeting Notes

  • Our newest member Christina from Framingham was welcomed to the club.
  • Bill Stowers left Revere beach early enough to make the meeting.
  • We tried to figure out what the heck Dan dug up.
  • Rick told us enough of his week’s adventure to make us all check our tires the next morning.
  • Overall with our safety minded raffle prizes we agreed to meet up again August 2 for another night of wonder. Stay cool till then.

Remember to post your finds in the right thread on Facebook as a comment, and find that buddy photo for our next contest.

Prize winners    on July 19th 

The best kiddo FB  picture winner was lovely Marita C, who shamed us all in cuteness.

Raffles   won by Bob and Su Denault; Rick Smith and Scott Ferguson

50/50 Raffle  Judi Batchelder won $60

Best of Facebook (last 2 weeks) Great finds this week

1st prize Judi Batchelder for a beautiful 1889 Seated Dime

1889 Seated Dime

2nd prize Glen Goodwin for a British Navy Button

3rd Prize to Glen Godwin for a Seated Dime

Bonus Raffles Survival Bottles to Tom Killgallen, Sandi Gilardi and Dan Schwartz And 2 other RED CROSS survival packs  went to Rick Smith and Judy Batchelder

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July 5th Meeting Notes

  1. After discussing the feasibility of running a successful open hunt in October we have decided at this time to cancel the Oct 3 2020 planned hunt. There will be too many COVID19  restrictions hampering us to run it as we would like.  Hopefully 2021 will be our next one.
  2. We have discussed a fall get together for members only.  As rules are clarified we will announce a time and date.
  3. Next Zoom meeting is July 19th at 7:30
  4. FaceBook contests continue with best find and an additional photo contest= Post a childhood School Photo grades 1st thru 6th in your comment .  Winner gets 3 walking liberty 1/2’s See the FB page for details and the right thread to post in. And don’t forget to vote . If you are not a FB member yet,  just ask to join.

Prize winners    on July 5

Raffles   won by Bob and Su Denault; Mary McCue and John McGillicuddy

50/50 Raffle  Dan S  won $55

Best of Facebook (last 2 weeks) [after a 4 way tie! Great finds this week]

1st prize Tom Violette for 1826 Large Cent [winning a silver 1952 Franklin ]

1826 Large Cent

2nd prize Scott Ferguson for 1936 Class ring

Bonus Raffles 1963 Proof sets to John McGillicuddy and Bob O’Neil

Bonus Raffle Silver round Morgan Replica to Scott Ferguson

Bonus Raffle Silver 1/4 oz bar to Sandi Gilardi

June 21 Meeting

1718 George I  1/4 Guinea KM 555         Won by Rick Smith

Won at the June 21st meeting.  An on the spot donation from a member.

Don’t miss out on our ZOOM Meetings, all it takes is a click on the link .

Be there next meeting July 5th at 7:30 PM

Other winners- Raffles Paulo, Mark, Judi        (silver coins)                 Glenn 50/50 raffle ($60)

Scratch tickets Aiden, Scott, Rick and John

Facebook bi weekly entry winner- Keven Mitchell for Pie Crimper