Monthly Archives: June 2021
in nearly a year and a half are on the horizon! Summer FUN, and the ANA's World's Fair of Money are both going to happen, and we will have prominent, corner tables at each.
We have heard some rumblings that there may be some limitations on size for the ANA, but nothing definitive. While we certainly hope the show will proceed without size limits, and with just the expected health and safety protocols we are all used to at this point, we will be there in any event, loaded for bear and ready to go. The expectation is that Summer FUN will not be limited as to size, but that certain protocols are likely to be in place, which is fine by us. Following the rules in effect is, in my view, a small price to pay for the ability to attend and enjoy a truly national coin show, after all this time.
During the past year and a half, you've heard me bemoan our broken supply chain on several occasions. Pandemic sales levels, though I would not have guessed it more than a year ago, were and remain extremely strong. The difficulty has not been selling great coins, it's been buying great coins. But, on reflection, that has always been the troublesome part of the equation. It's only been more difficult by degree since Spring 2020.