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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ANA Membership Offered to Club Members for Only $5

Are you a member of The Elongated Collectors but not a member of the American Numismatic Association? The ANA is offering an unprecedented $5 Gold membership for club members who are not current members of the Association (regularly $28). Benefits include: Digital subscription to The Numismatist magazine Free admission to all ANA shows Borrowing privileges from the world’s largest numismatic lending library Direct submissions to NGC, the ANA’s official grading service Discount on seminars, hobby publications, books & supplies, collection insurance and more Club members who would rather receive The Numismatist by mail can upgrade to an ANA Platinum membership[…]

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From the TEC Store Manager

From the TEC Store Manager, Uni: “ATTENTION! All who ordered the “2019 Pre-Order” Coins – Please be patient with “The TEC Store” as I will NOT have all the “2019 Pre-Order” items until the beginning of September.  Several orders will be going out today, but hose who ordered after the cut off date of August 04, 2019 will be filled as soon as I get the items. Thank YOUs!”

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