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Old 06-10-2019, 11:31 AM
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Default Wartime Nickel Drought Is Over

On Sunday Sue and I spent two hours hunting a site where Sue dug an 1854-O seated half dollar last November. We dug 34 clad coins worth $4.56 and I dug a 1945-P Wartime nickel that's in rough shape. It's my first one in quite awhile so I'm not complaining.
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Old 06-10-2019, 12:09 PM
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Nice war nickel congrats


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Old 06-10-2019, 01:00 PM
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Those war nickels alway look rough coming out of the ground. A little soak in lemon juice and then clean up with baking soda should make it look better. Congrats.

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Old 06-10-2019, 02:25 PM
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Congrats on the wartime...they are always a special treat to find!

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Old 06-10-2019, 05:12 PM
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Congrats on the War Nickel and a great partner hunt. Trapper

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Old 06-10-2019, 07:39 PM
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Originally Posted by coin whisperer View post
Nice war nickel congrats


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Originally Posted by Jamflicker View post
Those war nickels alway look rough coming out of the ground. A little soak in lemon juice and then clean up with baking soda should make it look better. Congrats.
Thanks....the bad news is that the photo was taken AFTER I cleaned it up. It was a lot worse when I dug it.

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Congrats on the wartime...they are always a special treat to find!
Thanks JAK.....

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Congrats on the War Nickel and a great partner hunt. Trapper
Thanks Trapper....

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Very nice. Congrats on the war time nickel.

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Congrats on the silver war nickel! Keep it up!

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Old 06-10-2019, 09:33 PM
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Originally Posted by HDMontana View post
Very nice. Congrats on the war time nickel.

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Congrats on the silver war nickel! Keep it up!
Thanks Garrett.....first silver coin of the year, hopefully not the last

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Great job on the war nickel! That's a nice first of the year silver coin... congrats!

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Old 06-11-2019, 09:08 PM
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Great job on the war nickel! That's a nice first of the year silver coin... congrats!
Thank you.....it had been a while since the last one.

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Congrats to you and Sue. I always cherish wartime nickels. Continued GL & HH.

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Old 06-12-2019, 07:14 AM
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Congrats to you and Sue. I always cherish wartime nickels. Continued GL & HH.
Thank you, and good luck to you.

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Old 06-13-2019, 07:49 AM
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Congrats on the great hunt, and the War Nickel D4C!!!!
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Old 06-13-2019, 01:02 PM
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Congrats on the war nickel! I've only dug two. First one beat to heck and covered in black goo. Second one, just beautiful, clean and in great shape... that was a pleasant surprise

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