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Snapple: Quenching the thirst, starving the brain

Posted on 2009.06.16 at 18:05


(Anonymous) at 2009-06-25 13:41 (UTC) (Link)

Coin Crazy

Thanks to your many years of numismatic tutoring, I am still freaky about snagging any silver quarters, wheat cents and King George cents that I come across. Since I'm back in the money business (ok, I'm a cashier at a hospital cafe'), I can tell by the clink of the coin in the person's hand if they have something worth taking a second look at. I did it the other day and came home with a 1957 silver quarter. Finds like that make my day; while the customer looks at me quizzically! I love it! lol
Middle Sis
charlesofcamden at 2009-06-25 14:12 (UTC) (Link)

Re: Coin Crazy

As you might imagine, I do the same thing as I'm handling change. I find that an actual silver coin (90% silver, 10% copper to be exact) has a pleasing ring to it that non-silver coins do not. Also, silver is whiter in appearance, particularly after the "new coin shine" is gone.
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