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Happy Birthday FDR! (and me too).

BuffaloIronTailBuffaloIronTail Posts: 7,340 ✭✭✭✭✭

Today in 1882 Franklin Delano Roosevelt was born in Hyde Park, New York. Post a nice Rosie Dime to say "Happy Birthday!"

Pete

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  • WAYNEASWAYNEAS Posts: 6,123 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Happy Birthday @BuffaloIronTail


    Wayne

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  • joeykoinsjoeykoins Posts: 14,596 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Hey

    Happy Birthday, dude!


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  • coinkatcoinkat Posts: 22,431 ✭✭✭✭✭

    1941 Inaugural Medal - Jo Davison Sculptor

    1941 was the year the Inauguration Day moved from March 4th to January 20th. There are two varieties to this medal- the first is more difficult to find than the second which has a 2 on the reverse to reflect the additional mintage beyond the first 1000

    Happy Birthday- it was 140 years ago

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  • rickoricko Posts: 98,724 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I believe the only Roosevelt dime I have in my collection (other than mint or proof sets) is the W 1996 dime. The series never interested me. Cheers, RickO

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  • Jzyskowski1Jzyskowski1 Posts: 6,651 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Happy birthday.
    My Roosie album is coming right along but here’s one that won’t wind up in there. 🙀👍🏼


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  • WAYNEASWAYNEAS Posts: 6,123 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited January 31, 2022 12:14PM

    Here you go Ricko

    Wayne

    Kennedys are my quest...

  • BuffaloIronTailBuffaloIronTail Posts: 7,340 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @WAYNEAS:

    WOW! I gotta close my eyes when looking at that one.

    Pete

    "I tell them there's no problems.....only solutions" - John Lennon
  • Mr_SpudMr_Spud Posts: 3,981 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Happy birthday 🌞


    Mr_Spud

  • WillieBoyd2WillieBoyd2 Posts: 4,996 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited January 31, 2022 2:55PM

    image
    Franklin D. Roosevelt "Lucky Tillicum" Coin
    White metal, 27 mm, 8.28 gm

    Obverse:
    Franklin D. Roosevelt facing left
    LUCKY TILLICUM / REBUILD WITH ROOSEVELT

    Reverse:
    Map of United States with sunrise behind it.
    PROSPERITY / 1933 / FOLLOW THE ROOSEVELT TRAIL

    These Franklin D. Roosevelt "Lucky Tillicum" coins were made as campaign items for the 1932 United States presidential election.
    The phrase "Lucky Tillicum" was a popular expression at the time.

    :)

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  • vulcanizevulcanize Posts: 1,339 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Sorry I am a tad too late with my birthday wishes. Hope you had a fantastic day.
    The following pics are from the 1983 Prestige set.

    :)

  • BuffaloIronTailBuffaloIronTail Posts: 7,340 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Nice stuff all. Thanks. That Tillicum coin is real neat.

    Pete

    "I tell them there's no problems.....only solutions" - John Lennon
  • moursundmoursund Posts: 3,207 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Are some engravers incompetent or just malicious? What did this guy look like? Can't be both, right?


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