Nickel Auction 1
Auction number 12 will be at the FUN show in January 2004.
OHNS has a meeting three times a year at every Long Beach Coin Expo show
in Long Beach, California, on Saturday afternoon at 2PM.
Participation in the auction is restricted to OHNS members. Membership is
$15.00 per year and includes the large illustrated auction catalogue and
a subscription to the Bo Tales
To join OHNS or for more information, write to
Original Hobo Nickel Society
12000 Sunset Ridge Drive
Ozawkie, KS 66070-6045.
Or visit their website www.hobonickels.org. Collectors also may join at the OHNS bourse table at the FUN
OHNS AUCTION 12
The Original Hobo Nickel Society will conduct its 12th mail and floor
bid auction of hobo nickels at the OHNS General Meeting on Saturday
January 10, 2004, at the FUN coin convention in Orlando, Florida. The
auction is open to OHNS members only.
This year's auction begins with 25 better-quality carvings by "Bo" and
Bert, followed by some nice Howard Hughes caricature carvings. Plus
there is a good selection and variety of old hobo nickels, interspersed
with modern carvings by Ron Landis, Steve Adams, Billzach, Lee
Griffiths, Joe Paonessa, Dick Sheehan, Owen Covert, John Dorusa, J.
Press, Frank Brazzell, and Eddings. There are many superior and creative
pieces in the auction. Some miscellaneous carved coins, and hobo
postcards round out the sale. There are 106 lots in all.
The catalogue issue of Bo Tales will be mailed out in early December.
Join now to get yours in time to bid. Pre live-auction bids can be
submitted by phone, fax, or email.