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  1. LakeEffect liked johnmilton's post in the thread What is the purity of the silver layers in 40% Kennedy halves?.

    The outer layers on the 40% silver clad half dollars were 80% silver and 20% copper. The inner core was 20% silver and 80% copper....

    May 14, 2021 at 10:25 AM
  2. LakeEffect liked wxcoin's post in the thread US Mint Product Release.

    I'll try to get one of each, even though I think they are overpriced. I'm currently rehabbing a knee replacement so I have plenty of...

    May 11, 2021 at 11:10 AM
  3. LakeEffect liked RogerC's post in the thread 1976-S Bicentennial Silver Set.

    True. Back then there was no special effort. They are lustrous uncirculated business strikes...completed with typical bag marks.

    May 11, 2021 at 10:59 AM
  4. LakeEffect liked furryfrog02's post in the thread Commemorative Silver.

    I gave it a "like" even though I'm a Navy guy :P

    May 10, 2021 at 8:43 PM
  5. LakeEffect replied to the thread Commemorative Silver.

    That is one well-struck coin. Looks flawless, too.

    May 10, 2021 at 7:50 PM
  6. LakeEffect liked Collecting Nut's post in the thread Commemorative Silver.

    A 2011-S U.S. Army $1.00 silver commemorative. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  7. LakeEffect liked Mountaineer's post in the thread U.S. Mint continues to churn out stupid ideas.

    Don't blame the Mint, blame Congress who directed the Mint to issue these coins! I worked for the IRS for 32 years and we never made a...

    May 10, 2021 at 1:01 PM
  8. LakeEffect liked wxcoin's post in the thread U.S. Mint continues to churn out stupid ideas.

    Nothing newsworthy to me. Once the state quarters program started in 1999 and moved on to national parks, the writing was on the wall...

    May 10, 2021 at 1:01 PM