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Old 10-05-2019, 09:37 AM
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Seated quarter!? Wholy cow that is awesome! Congrats!

Thanks for the great contest AMT!

Silver find number two guess: 1942 P Dime (USA)
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Old 10-05-2019, 10:12 AM
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1964 gw, no mark

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Old 10-05-2019, 11:09 AM
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Originally Posted by SoOregonMd View post
1944 D Dime

Congrats on the Barber !
Originally Posted by SoOregonMd View post
1928 Quarter no mint
Sorry, SoOregonMd - I realized after the fact that my post above made it sound like we were starting a third time...we're still just on the second round, I was just trying to re-invite the other folks to guess again who might not have noticed we had a restart so quickly. Let's keep "1944 D US Dime" as your 2nd round guess since it was the first new entry you made.

Sorry for the confusion!

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Old 10-05-2019, 11:44 AM
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1963 D Roosevelt dime . Thanks for the fun contest and great thread .
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Old 10-05-2019, 01:19 PM
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Well, heck! This is a tough one. Best odds would be a common silver dig, but then you go pop a QUAR. DOL. right away! So many choices! I dunno...1906 US Barber dime? For the tiebreaker, I'll say S mint mark, since you have a history of finding the unusual.
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Old 10-05-2019, 01:35 PM
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Originally Posted by Ice Scratcher View post
Thanks for the contest!!

64 Rosie, No MM...

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Congrats on the seated Q! Who woulda thunk it..

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Old 10-05-2019, 03:48 PM
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1959 p Rosie.
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Old 10-06-2019, 09:39 AM
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1952 Roosevelt dime...no mint mark again

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Old 10-06-2019, 11:44 AM
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1914 D barber dime! Thanks again!

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Old 10-06-2019, 04:46 PM
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Originally Posted by ToySoldier View post
Guess for silver #2: 1943 Jefferson war nickel (P)
Well, I went and guessed my own next silver. I dug two '43 P war nickels today. Hurry up and dig another silver so I can guess a Peace dollar next.

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Old 10-06-2019, 05:49 PM
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1943 mercury dime no mint mark

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Old 10-06-2019, 09:52 PM
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Originally Posted by ToySoldier View post
Well, I went and guessed my own next silver. I dug two '43 P war nickels today. Hurry up and dig another silver so I can guess a Peace dollar next.
You should have guessed a 1700s 8 Reales

Congrats on the war nick, though!

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Old 10-06-2019, 10:25 PM
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Thanks to everyone who is participating! No silver today...just junk and clad. I’ll be back at it again tomorrow though!

Good luck, everyone!
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Old 10-07-2019, 11:41 AM
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Keeping my original guess from round one: 1926 Standing Liberty Quarter

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Old 10-07-2019, 07:16 PM
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Yea keeping my original 1942 Washington Quarter. Dig that quarter!

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Old 10-07-2019, 09:09 PM
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55 Rosy no mint mark

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Old 10-08-2019, 07:05 PM
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Originally Posted by SmirkAtTheMerc View post
1943 mercury dime no mint mark
Sorry I didn't catch this earlier, Smirk...but Usa already guessed the 1943 Merc dime for the second round (post #32). Don't worry, you're free to pick a different silver coin if you want

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Old 10-08-2019, 07:48 PM
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ok, I'll say:

1923 Mercury dime no mint mark

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Old 10-10-2019, 01:05 PM
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We Have A Winner!!!

Just dug silver at a local park....and something a little more reasonable than a seated quarter this time! Not that I'm complaining...no offense, but I'd have been happy to start digging boat loads of reales and half-dimes and extend this contest for an eternity!!

I just got a hard shallow hit in the copper penny range, cut a shallow plug expecting a memorial, and ended up being surprised by a shallow Wheatie...but the real surprise was on rescanning the hole and realizing there was more!! And that's when I popped out a 1942 Merc, no mint mark!!

I'm still out hunting, and only did a quick look through the list, but it looks like Stiffwrists is our lucky winner!! I'll confirm later, and PM for shipping info! Congrats Stiffwrists...a fitting prize to celebrate your reaching 100 silvers earlier this week! :thumbs up:
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Old 10-10-2019, 01:56 PM
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Congrats to stiffwrists, I was gonna say a 42 Merc lol.

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