Hello everyone

Discussion in 'Introductions' started by misskris, Mar 19, 2012.

  1. misskris

    misskris New Member

    Hello,

    Just joined today and I'm very excited to get to know everyone. I just started collecting wheat pennies about 8 months ago and now I'm getting interested in Lincoln cents. So much to learn, but I am really enjoying the "hunt" and the dream of finding a key date. Heck, a semi-key date would be nirvana!
    I'm going to apologize in advance for any stupid questions that I may ask.:D
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  3. Cazkaboom

    Cazkaboom One for all, all for me.

    First off, Welcome to the forum.
    Next, there are no stupid questions. Just stupid answers.
  4. zekeguzz

    zekeguzz lmc freak

    Welcome Misskris. Wheat cents are a great way to start collecting cents. You can easily collect the Lincoln Memorials
    while your at it. The ' Red Book ' is a must have and then a guide book for Wheat and LMC's would help you greatly.
    Ask questions and show us what you have. We love pics.
    zeke
  5. cpm9ball

    cpm9ball Cannot Re-Member

    Welcome to the neighborhood!

    Um........Wheaties are Lincoln cents (1909-1958). Then you have the Lincoln Memorial (1959-2008), the Lincoln Commemorative series (2009) and finally, the Lincoln Shield beginning in 2010.

    Have fun and enjoy!

    Chris
  6. dsmith23

    dsmith23 Gotta get 'em all

  7. james m. wolfe

    james m. wolfe New Member

    :welcome:glad you can join us coincollectoravatar.JPG
  8. CopperJacket

    CopperJacket New Member

    Welcome to the forum and remember: if you have any questions, stupid or not, do not hesitate to ask!
  9. Hunt1

    Hunt1 Active Member

    It was actually called the Lincoln Bicentennial in 2009 Mr. Chris :)
    http://2009lincolncents.com/

    The only Commemorative in that 2009 series was The Lincoln silver dollar Comm.
  10. RiverGuy

    RiverGuy Tired and Retired

    Misskris welcome. When you have the chance scroll through the thread Post Your Lincolns. They're are many very impressive cents that will amaze you and hopefully encourage your ongoing collecting.
  11. green18

    green18 Sweet on Commemorative Coins Supporter

    Dang it Caz, you're gonna get Chris (CPM) all fired up again......:)


    Welcome to the forum MissKriss.
  12. lupinus911

    lupinus911 New Member

    Welcome fellow wheat hunter!
  13. cmilladoo

    cmilladoo Keepin it Real

    Stupid questions? Nah, i bet even the most learned coin experts on this forum at one point had to ask what you think of as stupid questions......asking questions is the only way to ever learn anything....ask away and people (probably not me i don't know a ton) will be glad to help. Welcome!
  14. misskris

    misskris New Member

    Thank you very much!

    You are all so nice! Thank you for the warm welcome!
  15. cpm9ball

    cpm9ball Cannot Re-Member

    You're confused, Greenie. Cannyn quoted the adage correctly.

    Chris
  16. Doug21

    Doug21 Coin Hoarder

    Hello There !
  17. Cazkaboom

    Cazkaboom One for all, all for me.

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    That's right!
  18. cpm9ball

    cpm9ball Cannot Re-Member

    I know you want to try to catch every mistake I make, but technically, I'm not wrong. The coins were struck that year to commemorate the Bicentennial of Lincoln's birth. The only mistake I made was capitalizing "commemorative". But, if you want me to continue answering your questions via PM, you've got to learn not to bite the hand that feeds you.

    Chris:devil:
  19. McBlzr

    McBlzr Sr Professional Collector

    :welcome: Misskris

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  20. wheatydigger

    wheatydigger Member

    Welcome to cointalk! Be sure not to buy one of those scam "unsearched" wheat cents rolls off ebay,
  21. Kirkuleez

    Kirkuleez 80 proof

    Welcome Misskris.:welcome: I'm a fourth generation collector and still have many many questions. Go ahead and ask.

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