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Anyone at Baltimore today?

lkeneficlkenefic Posts: 7,822 ✭✭✭✭✭

I was busy with work all day but will likely go tomorrow...

Collecting: Dansco 7070; Middle Date Large Cents (VF-AU); Box of 20;

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    SmudgeSmudge Posts: 9,250 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Be careful.

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    TiborTibor Posts: 3,243 ✭✭✭✭✭

    What Smudge said except with capital letters.
    Safe travels, Vaya Con Dios.

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    2windy2fish2windy2fish Posts: 817 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Please explain….should someone be in fear of their life to attend?

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    WQuarterFreddieWQuarterFreddie Posts: 2,548 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @2windy2fish said:
    Please explain….should someone be in fear of their life to attend?

    No.. just be aware of your surroundings when walking to/from your car😉

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    WQuarterFreddieWQuarterFreddie Posts: 2,548 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Looks like I am missing this one😥

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    rickoricko Posts: 98,724 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Show reports please.... Even a live video would be cool.... That can be done with phones now. Cheers, RickO

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    rickoricko Posts: 98,724 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited October 28, 2022 4:58AM

    Wrong thread ... Apologies. Cheers, RickO

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    jesbrokenjesbroken Posts: 9,292 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I think what they mean is that Baltimore is ranked among the highest Cities for Homicides and Robbery(#2 behind New Orleans) from an ongoing Study of Q2 2022. So yes, please be careful. Not picking on coin show, just concerned about our members.
    Jim


    When a man who is honestly mistaken hears the truth, he will either quit being mistaken or cease to be honest....Abraham Lincoln

    Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.....Mark Twain
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    jdimmickjdimmick Posts: 9,596 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Im same, being going for years, park right around the convention center, and or harbor shopping, and your fine, Just stay alert, and dont look flashy. Dont wonder a few streets over!

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    MsMorrisineMsMorrisine Posts: 32,203 ✭✭✭✭✭

    that 2nd picture is too far

    Current maintainer of Stone's Master List of Favorite Websites // My BST transactions
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    MrEurekaMrEureka Posts: 23,943 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I was there from Wednesday set-up through Friday. Skipping Saturday this time, for a number of reasons, which was the plan from Day 1. As it turned out, I'm glad I left when I did, because I was pretty much done by Thursday afternoon. I'm thinking that Whitman may have taken a step in the wrong direction by lengthening the show with a Wednesday dealer set-up. Nowadays, shorter shows make more sense. If it were up to me, I'd let dealers set up on Thursday evening and open to the public on Friday.

    Anyway, I bought only one (very) significant coin at the show, for my collection. Also another great coin at the Syd Martin auction. Not an impressive looking pile, but no complaints whatsoever!

    Andy Lustig

    Doggedly collecting coins of the Central American Republic.

    Visit the Society of US Pattern Collectors at USPatterns.com.
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    Cranium_Basher73Cranium_Basher73 Posts: 2,805 ✭✭✭✭✭

    No, but I had a connecting flight in Baltimore 30 years ago.

    Throw a coin enough times, and suppose one day it lands on its edge.

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    ScarsdaleCoinScarsdaleCoin Posts: 5,187 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Yes don’t ever go to Baltimore….it’s very scary there nowadays at the show ESPECIALLY at this time of year… Halloween. In fact I was absolutely terrified by this young gang and feared for my life.

    Jon Lerner - Scarsdale Coin - www.CoinHelp.com

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