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by morganman
Tue Jan 28, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: An early partial-reed Morgan dollar
Replies: 7
Views: 76

Re: An early partial-reed Morgan dollar

Thanks Roger; For posting this neat letter I fell in love with the railroad rims morgans early on in my collecting. I especially love the partial rim examples. I now have a very substancial collection of the various railroad rims including a few great struck thru railroads which provide double the u...
by morganman
Thu Jan 23, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: striations anyone?
Replies: 22
Views: 253

Re: striations anyone?

As an old timer in collecting/investing/amasing/hoarding, i've learned to acquire oddity morgans, ie; Struck thrus, Laminations, railroad rims, striations, etc etc, if priced decent, as they eventually sell for decent money. In mean while looking at em is a real thrill. The minting history/stories o...
by morganman
Tue Jan 21, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: I need help with which 'funky feather' vam, my 1878 S is
Replies: 8
Views: 111

Re: I need help with which 'funky feather' vam, my 1878 S is

Nice lofty ms63 grade -- Congrad to a great coin
by morganman
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: 1878-S VAM 29
Replies: 6
Views: 125

Re: 1878-S VAM 29

Tuff crowd??? Yea, real hard to liquidate/sell vams, as most or SAles go withot interest, as members here would rather cherry pick cheap, rather than buy slabbed attrib coins. All part of the vam liquidation problem these days Im not a fan of the tremendous amout of vams that are so common and carry...
by morganman
Sun Jan 19, 2020 2:27 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Hold off sending to Leroy
Replies: 3
Views: 174

Re: Hold off sending to Leroy

One has to wonder/ponder i and when LVA will pass the torch on ????
I know thats ultimately his decision, but any ongoing endeavor needs younger blood and
help in order to survive. Just saying-- Not intended negatively, so please no hard ass comments
from the few narrow minds here---He- he -he
by morganman
Sat Jan 11, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: What's Going on at the FUN?
Replies: 29
Views: 646

Re: What's Going on at the FUN?

SUPER EXCITING DENNIS; Thanks much for post-- Great pickins to all at FUN
by morganman
Fri Jan 10, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: What's Going on at the FUN?
Replies: 29
Views: 646

Re: What's Going on at the FUN?

To Hairfield; With the current mkt, table fees, travel/lodging, etc, most likely a ton of old unhappy grey haired men, trying to scratch out a living, the same old way that isnt working anymore. A few progressive coin tekkie's that are doing well, leaving the others in dust using internet & newer ma...
by morganman
Thu Jan 09, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: Final nail in coffin / Sales tax
Replies: 2
Views: 116

Final nail in coffin / Sales tax

Sales Tax= In a already challenged Numismatic market!!!!!!!!!! Most states have sales tax & sellers of Coins now required to pay??????/ What about unfair advantage issues in states like Oregon that have no sales tax? Seems very unfair to sellers in taxed states as rates go as high as 10% while selle...
by morganman
Wed Jan 08, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Beware USPS shipping
Replies: 8
Views: 240

Re: Beware USPS shipping

Thanks Guys; For replys to this USPS post
by morganman
Wed Jan 08, 2020 3:33 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Beware USPS shipping
Replies: 8
Views: 240

Beware USPS shipping

In yrs past i send anything over $500 value registered & declaring value Registered provides more security as package goes into safe at each stop Heres the problems nowadays!!!- Still takes much longer to arrive 7-12 days The usps receipt provides a tracking number but it does not work, and is usele...
by morganman
Wed Jan 08, 2020 3:11 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Who else is at FUN already?
Replies: 9
Views: 228

Re: Who else is at FUN already?

Have a great time Dennis, The weather is sure to be 100% better than Boise Idaho-BURR I wont be attending, but getting motorhome ready for a month or so SW vacation Just finished a large sale of US GOLD INDIANS & Morgans so im burned out regards Scott
by morganman
Mon Jan 06, 2020 5:24 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: Fun Thread.... POST YOUR DESK / WORKSPACE
Replies: 19
Views: 451

Re: Fun Thread.... POST YOUR DESK / WORKSPACE

It's a dead ringer, we all need professional help,LOL, and i dont mean coin wise. Organization is a real issue, and i admit in not being good at it. Most creative/business minds are terrible at Organizing/keeping un cluttered or worse. I had a ex girlfriend that had a horse ranch/and Real estate man...
by morganman
Tue Dec 31, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: A cherry in my "stuff" box
Replies: 10
Views: 192

Re: A cherry in my "stuff" box

Gotta love that mess------------HAPPY NEW 2020 & Vamming another DECADE
by morganman
Tue Dec 31, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: O/T BULLION TRADING FUTURES
Replies: 17
Views: 383

Re: O/T BULLION TRADING FUTURES DEC 31 Year END

Both Gold/Silver Break Upward through Holliday trade sessions in Low Volumne Gold shines through $1500 easily and now overnight hits an amazing $1525 only $25 from super resistance at $15.50. Silver breaks 3 resistance levels $17/$17.50/$18 and now both metals OVERBOUGHT in fast thin trade, I would ...
by morganman
Tue Dec 31, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1880 vam 32A
Replies: 5
Views: 96

Re: 1880 vam 32A

A real beautiful super clasher Bert; Happy New Year The 32A is super bold clasher and i loved pickin her from Auctions Under appreciated for sure and probally not R7 -as fairly easily found She was on my radar for a couple yrs I sold 2 nice ms for pretty big money yrs back, when prices were hot
by morganman
Sun Dec 29, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: 1900O 23C plus
Replies: 9
Views: 174

Re: 1900O 23C plus

A Wonderful die crack vam example- I love finding these types on auction sites and or
my own inventory. This is what it's all about collecting Morgans

Thanks for your post & great pic's
by morganman
Sat Dec 28, 2019 12:24 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: 1921 Peace $1 PCGS MS66?
Replies: 11
Views: 316

Re: 1921 Peace $1 PCGS MS66?

I dont care for Peace dollars but the one pictued leaves a lot to be desired IMHO
I f it were a Morgan in this look, i still wouldnt care for it
by morganman
Thu Dec 26, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: YEAR END DIVIDEND
Replies: 5
Views: 210

Re: YEAR END DIVIDEND

Vam-pire; No problem as i to like to buy as cheap as possible, especially in this mkt Your statement that many here are interested in selling is vindication for me that many here need to sell,even at heavy discounts, just to liquidate in this super ill liquid/lousy mkt. I am quite frustrated, as i h...
by morganman
Thu Dec 26, 2019 1:39 am
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade
Topic: YEAR END DIVIDEND
Replies: 5
Views: 210

Re: YEAR END DIVIDEND

Well Sir; Merry HO ho to YOU AS WELL; Not sure if you are aware that most picker vammers are cheap scates -I said most, others are the real deal and offer/buy reasonable offers to extend sets or etc When you publicly state you want really good deals thats fine but my experience here is that its hard...
by morganman
Wed Dec 25, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: Discussion Forum
Topic: MERRY CHRISTMAS
Replies: 5
Views: 97

MERRY CHRISTMAS

MARRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL HERE; Wonderful to wake up to about 40 Turkeys enjoying the bread & cracked corn we give em, out by the pond. A huge grey whooping crane is at the pond, most likely fishing frogs for Christmas breakfast. About 10 resident pet deer just got christmas breakfast of Franz day old ...