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    Sep 14, 2020, 2 PM

    Questioning authority: Larry returns to the Coin World Podcast

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    Larry joins Jeff and Chris on the Coin World podcast this week, peppering them with excellent questions about their ambitions in the industry and hurdles both have encountered writing about coins professionally.

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    Sep 8, 2020, 2 PM

    "Graphic appeal": David Lange and coin folders

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    Jeff and Chris interview David Lange, whose upcoming book on Whitman coin folders details objects that were once central to hobby culture, and American culture more broadly. They also discuss their own experience with coin folders and boards, a book about 1933 Double Eagles, and a 1978 edition of Coin World.

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    Sep 1, 2020, 3 PM

    Ancient Endeavors: A conversation with David Vagi, Director of NGC Ancients

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    Jeff and Chris interview David Vagi, Director of NGC Ancients, and ask him about the grading process for ancient material, his experiences at Coin World, and the broad appeal of collecting ancient coins. They also share some good news about the podcast, and discuss a 1987 issue of Coin World.

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    Aug 24, 2020, 11 AM

    Trading places — A conversation with Larry Jewett

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    Jeff and Chris find themselves on the receiving end of an interview this week, as their colleague Larry Jewett asks them a wide range of questions about numismatics and their experiences. Jewett worked for Amos Automotive from 2006-2016, before taking a position as Associate Editor of Coin World in April 2020.

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    Aug 17, 2020, 2 PM

    "Finding some really groovy stuff": Chuck Daughtrey and the Lincoln cent

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    Cents take center stage again on the Coin World Podcast as Jeff and Chris interview Chuck Daughtrey, owner of coppercoins.com and the founder of the Cent Project, an initiative dedicated to cataloging the number of cents in circulation and identifying varieties. They also talk about the release of Heads Up: Will We Stop Making Cents?

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    Aug 11, 2020, 9 AM

    Financing the American Revolution: a conversation with Robert Wright

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    Chris flies solo this week, interviewing Robert Wright, a financial historian and author of One Nation, Under Debt, Corporation Nation, and The Genealogy of American Finance. Their discussion centers on Revolutionary War finance.

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    Aug 4, 2020, 12 PM

    Treasure of note: C. John Ferreri

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    Jeff and Chris interview C. John Ferreri, an expert on obsolete paper money. They also discuss the recent gold price surge, and share some anecdotes from their collecting pasts.

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    Jul 28, 2020, 12 PM

    A Lone Star is Born: Silver prices and a conversation with James P. Bevill

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    Jeff and Chris talk about a recent jump in silver values and interview James P. Bevill, author of the lauded book The Paper Republic, which deals with the paper money of the Republic of Texas.

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    Jul 20, 2020, 3 PM

    In Living Color: the U.S. Mint's first colorized coins

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    They also recap an edition of Coin World from 2010, and Jeff reviews a book by former Coin World editor Beth Deisher.

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    Jul 14, 2020, 4 PM

    Diamond in the rough: Mike Diamond and the national coin shortage

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    Jeff and Chris speak with error coin expert Mike Diamond, discuss the coin shortage brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, and Chris shares a book about Robert Morris.

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    Jul 10, 2020, 12 PM

    Diminutive denomination: Bill Eckberg gives his two cents’ about the half cent

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    Half cents and other copper coins take center stage on the podcast this week. Jeff and Chris interview Bill Eckberg about his book on half cents and leadership of Early American Coppers (EAC).

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    Jun 30, 2020, 12 PM

    "A job I love": a conversation with William T. Gibbs

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    Jeff and Chris interview Coin World's Managing Editor, Bill Gibbs. They also read over some listener comments and an edition of Coin World from 2015. Jeff shares a book he's reading on the legendary 1913 Liberty Head nickels.

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    Jun 24, 2020, 10 AM

    Reinvigorate an old medium: Coin roll hunting and Don Everhart

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    Jeff and Chris interview Don Everhart, an artist with the U.S. Mint's Artistic Infusion Program responsible for many U.S. coin and meal designs, in addition to work for world mints. They also discuss coin roll hunting and an edition of Coin World from 2003.

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    Jun 15, 2020, 5 PM

    Value added: A conversation with Michael O'Malley

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    Chris and Jeff interview Michael O'Malley, a history professor at George Mason University who wrote Face Value: The Entwined Histories of Money and Race in America. They also review an edition of Coin World from 2012, and Chris contends with a question about Shield Nickels.

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    Jun 9, 2020, 3 PM

    Making cents: Zach Edick and Jamie Kovach

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    The penny takes center stage this week, as Jeff and Chris talk with Zach Edick and Jamie Kovach, co-directors and co-producers of a documentary Heads-Up: When Will We Stop Making Cents.

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    Jun 2, 2020, 4 PM

    Dancing in the Moonlight: Dan Carr and the Moonlight Mint

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    Jeff and Chris interview Dan Carr, the owner and operator of the Moonlight Mint, a private mint in Colorado. They take the opportunity to discuss private mint products, read a listener email, and debut Jeff's numismatic one-man show.

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    May 26, 2020, 4 PM

    "So-Called Guy": World's Fairs, 1963 FRNs, and Jeff Shevlin

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    Jeff and Chris interview Jeff Shevlin, an expert on "so-called dollars," an important category of American exonumia. The two also investigate Federal Reserve Notes with some strange connections to the Kennedy Assassination, while Chris changes things up by asking Jeff the trivia question.

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    May 19, 2020, 11 AM

    COVID collectibles: challenge coins, bullion bars, Bryan dollars

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    Jeff and Chris discuss the emerging exonumic material that takes the COVID-19 pandemic as its theme, and connect the material to Bryan dollars from the 1890s. They also take a look at an edition of Coin World published in 1970.

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    May 12, 2020, 12 PM

    A House Divided — Talking Confederate Paper Money with Pierre Fricke

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    Jeff and Chris have a long conversation with Pierre Fricke, an expert in Confederate paper money. Numerous fascinating anecdotes ensue.

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    May 4, 2020, 4 PM

    Newsworthy: A conversation with Gerald Tebben

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    Jeff and Chris interview Gerald Tebben, a former reporter for the Columbus Dispatch and longtime Coin World writer who has written on a broad range of numismatic topics and wrote the Dispatch's coin column between 1980 and 2005.