1. Seeing red
Australia will release over one million $2 "Poppy Red" coins into circulation next week, according to 3AW 693 Newstalk. The release will commemmorate the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings.
2. First Spouse Series
Orders for the Bess Truman First Spouse Series commemorative $10 gold coin will be accepted Thursday, beginning at noon EST.
3. Packaging issues
Oops. A rare mistake by the U.S. Mint seems to have left a Tennessee collector with an Ohio coin on their commemorative spoon/coin package.
4. Austrian honor
On May 6, the Austrian Mint will issue a 2015 commemorative silver €5 coin in honor of the 60th anniversary of the Austrian Federal Army (Bundesheer).
5. Precious metals pricing
Kitco.com listed the following prices per ounce on Thursday:
6. Yesterday's most-viewed post
7. Some social interaction