2021 Design Contest

It is time once again for the annual TEC Coin Design Contest. Again, this year we will be judging young numismatist entries separate from regular members entries and announcing a winner from each group! The coveted prize of seeing your design rolled on to a penny will be awarded to each group! Also, once again the contest entry form contains a few lines where you can add notes about your design that will be shared with the judges. The notes are completely optional, but sometimes participants incorporate creative elements or symbolic gestures into their design that they would like to[…]

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Upcoming Members Meeting Agenda and Auction Catalog!

We will hold our TEC Member Meeting and Auction via Zoom this coming Saturday, August 8, 2020, starting at 4:00 pm Eastern. If you want to attend and you haven’t already registered, please email Terri now. We will email the Zoom link to ONLY those members who have registered to attend. Here is the Agenda for the Meeting Here is the Auction Catalog so you can decide what you’d like to make your bid on! Be sure to check out the first page, which outlines how we’re going to conduct the auction via Zoom.

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Pittsburgh 2020 World’s Fair of Money Suspended

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) announced today the suspension of the 2020 World’s Fair of Money.  The WFOM show, originally scheduled for August 4-8, is where TEC has our yearly meetings.  We are sad to hear of the suspension, but know that it was in the best interest due to COVID-19 restrictions and State of Pennsylvania guidelines.  Stay tuned for more details coming soon.

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TEC STORE SALE!

All TEC & ANA 6 Coin Sets* & Plain Convention Badges are now just $4.00 each, (regular price $6.00 each), plus shipping. AND, with all orders of $25.00 or more, you will get a 2011 TEC Birthday Cent & Nickel set free!   *The 6 Coin Sets consist of the show design rolled on a cent, nickel, dime, quarter & dollar, plus a cent rolled with the other show design. These sets & the Plain Convention Badges are in limited supply, so once they are sold out…they are gone! Order yours today! Sale ends 08/14/20.

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In memoriam Ray Dillard

We learned today that our President Emeritus, fellow collector, and friend Ray Dillard, TEC #837-LM, died yesterday, March 8, 2020, at the age of 94. As lengthening days lead us surely from darkness to light, we give heartfelt thanks for the good example of the indefatigable Ray, who, having finished his course in faith, now finds rest and refreshment. Our thoughts are with his daughters, Sherrie and Kathy, as well as his sons-in-law, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. May his family and his many friends take comfort in their myriad fond memories. A funeral service will be held in Flint, Michigan, on[…]

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