Monthly Archives: April 2012


The azaleas are in bloom a little early this year at the U.S. National Arboretum in Washington, D.C., so Sunday a few friends and I went for a walk to enjoy them. Because of the overcast and rain, we pretty … Continue reading

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The value of a cent

I just read news that a 1792 US silver center cent sold for $1 million at a recent Heritage auction!* A pattern with a known population of less than a couple dozen, it’s one of the most extreme example of the relative … Continue reading

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