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Old 05-12-2013, 06:14 PM
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Today I found a coin that I had never seen before. It has a picture of GERONIMO on the front and a Thunderbird on the back with the words THE APACHE TRIBE. Probably not worth anything but I thought it was interesting.
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Old 05-12-2013, 06:44 PM
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Very cool token/coin find. I think it's a first around here. : ) Good luck on future hunts.

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Old 05-12-2013, 07:15 PM
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Unknown to me but a interesting token. Congrats.

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Old 05-12-2013, 07:18 PM
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Cool find SS. I have never seen one of those before.

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Old 05-12-2013, 09:57 PM
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Neat find... Congrats!!

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Old 05-12-2013, 10:05 PM
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Very cool find on a neat unknown coin.

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Old 05-12-2013, 10:58 PM
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very nice find
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Old 05-12-2013, 11:45 PM
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First one I've ever seen. Very nice, congrats.

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Old 05-12-2013, 11:55 PM
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I am going to guess, it is a token from a casino?

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Old 05-13-2013, 03:00 PM
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1970 Husky Oil commemorative medal, cool find

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