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Old 03-24-2020, 05:15 PM
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Default Big Silver day and Sterling

I hunted a 1940's house with a friend today and hit some good targets. My first silver half in a long time and two Rosies. Wheaties were every where and the odd looking ring is stamped Sterling. I put some polish on it and the black tarnish on the rag tells the tail, silver. The Eagle Scout Dad pin is a first for me and then there is the cub scout medal. Just never know what will pop out of the ground.
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Old 03-24-2020, 05:57 PM
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Man thatís a fantastic hunt! Congrats on the half and Rosieís!

Like the scout items too. Canít imagine finding a silver half, kicker!

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Old 03-24-2020, 06:47 PM
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Wow congrats on the big silver and the rest! Great hunting!

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Old 03-24-2020, 07:35 PM
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Thatís a real good day!

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Old 03-24-2020, 10:58 PM
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Congrats on the big silver and small silvers too!

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Old 03-26-2020, 01:38 AM
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Default Silver Half

Nice going digging those three silvers. My older brother was a Cub Scout, and I remember the oath, and the badges he would (mom) sow on his uniform when he would earn them. That was in the early fifties. I remember the Ben Franklin's too, along with the merc's, walkers, and even SLQ's. I would collect money monthly for my paper route. Every coin was either a wheat, or silver.
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