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Alaska Coins
By Tom LeCompte


April 14, 2007

Sorry to be chiming in twice in the same week but I think we've been overlooked here in Ketchikan.....again.

I just voted on the website to select the design for the Alaska State twenty-five cent piece. The choices were:

Polar Bear-Midnight Sun, ( my pick)

Dog Mushing-North to the Future

Gold Panner-Denali-The Great One

Grizzly Bear with salmon in its jaws-The Great Land

Now let us think of what has been the most newsworthy item about Alaska in the last 18 months..... I think many of you will agree with of the choices should have been-


Sorry, couldn't resist, here's the website if you wish to vote

Tom LeCompte
Ketchikan, AK

Received April 12, 2007 - Published April 14, 2007

About: "Still here, and after 20 years not rusted up too much."


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Alaska One Step Closer to Its Own Commemorative Quarter - The Alaska Commemorative Coin Commission is seeking your comments on the four final designs for the Alaska commemorative quarter. - More...
Tuesday - April 10, 2007



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