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Mount Hood National Forest Quarter

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The U.S. Mint is proud to present the Mount Hood National Forest Quarter.

Reverse Designer:  Phebe Hemphill
Engraver:  Phebe Hemphill
Description:  Depicts a view of Mount Hood with Lost Lake in the foreground.  Inscriptions are MOUNT HOOD, OREGON, 2010 and E PLURIBUS UNUM.

Photo: U.S. Mint

Written by Robert L. Wilson

April 14, 2010 at 8:08 am

2010 Boy Scouts of America Centennial Commemorative Proof Coin

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The 2010 Boy Scouts of America Centennial Commemorative Proof Coin was brought into existence by Public Law:  110-363.  The obverse
 Designer is Donna Weaver
and, and the engraver is Charles Vickers
.  The design depicts a Cub Scout in the foreground with a Boy Scout and a female Venturer in the background saluting.  Inscriptions are CONTINUING THE JOURNEY, 1910-2010, IN GOD WE TRUST and LIBERTY.  The reverse 
engraver is Jim Licaretz
.  The design features the Boy Scouts of America’s universal emblem.  Inscriptions are UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA, BE PREPARED, E PLURIBUS UNUM and ONE DOLLAR.

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

April 7, 2010 at 4:07 pm

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