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Bill Fivaz

  • Began collecting coins in 1950
  • Life Member ANA, CONECA, GNA, FUN, Commemorative Society
  • Member of Liberty Seated Coin Club, Love Token Society, NLG, Lincoln Cent Collectors Club
  • Specializing in Buffalo Nickels, Mercury Dimes, Morgan & Peace Dollars, Errors and Varieties, Hobo Nickels, Love Tokens, & Commemoratives
  • Served on ANA Board of Governors
  • ANA Farran Zerbe Award 1995
  • ANA Medal of Merit (1984 & 1980)
  • Numismatic Ambassador Award (1982)
  • ANA Summer Seminar Instructor (Grading) each year since 1980
  • Educational Forum speaker at FUN Convention each year since 1979
  • Consultant for ANACS
  • Frequent speaker at various national, regional, and local numismatic meetings
  • Co-author of The Cherrypickers' Guide
  • Author of frequent articles in various numismatic publications & Bill Fivaz's Counterfeit Detection Guide
  • Contributor to various numismatic related YN Programs
  • Contributor to the Red Book including co-authorship of the Mint Error section in the 1980 and subsequent issues
  • Contributor to the VAM Book
  • Frequent exhibitor at various shows with many Best of Show and First Place Awards

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    J.T. Stanton

  • Began collecting coins in 1959
  • Member ANA since 1982 (LM)
  • Specializing in errors and varieties since 1982
  • Served on ANA Board of Governors from 1995 to 1997
  • Served on CONECA Board of Directors from 1985 to 1987
  • Served as CONECA President from 1987 to 1990
  • Served as CONECA Doubled Die Authenticator from 1989 to 1991
  • Served as instructor for ANA Summer Conference since 1990 to the present time
  • Served as General Chairman for ANA Early Spring Convention in Atlanta, 1995
  • Avid supporter of YNs, Young Numismatists of America, and YN activities
  • Strong proponent of numismatic educational activities
  • Educational speaker at ANA, FUN, and other conventions
  • Co-author of The Cherrypickers' Guide
  • Author of "Bloopers & Blunders" in Numismatic News
  • Past editor of CONECA's Handbook
  • Past editor/publisher of CONECA's Split Image
  • Past editor/publisher of Blue Ridge Numismatic Association's journal
  • Contributed numismatic photography to many books and other publications
  • Contributed articles to Coins, COINage, Numismatic News, Coin World, and other publications
  • Recipient of Numismatic Ambassador Award in 1993, CONECA's Dr. Lyndon King Award in 1992, ANA Adult Advisor Award in 1992, various other national, regional, and state recognitions

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