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Memphis Speakers Schedule


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Make plans for Memphis now!

Twitter Feed from Fargo Show and Auction

Sign up for the Twitter Feed from the 53rd Annual Red River Valley Coin Club Coin Show at Fargo, ND, with special coverage for the auction of Glen Jorde's North Dakota Collection.

Memphis Speakers Series Call for Papers


2013 Memphis International Paper Money Show

June 13-16, 2013

Deadline for submissions is April 1st so we have adequate time to organize the program and to send out press releases advertising your talk.

Talks are scheduled on the hour throughout the show. Each talk is allotted 50 minutes, which includes time for questions. Speakers arrive 10 minutes before the hour for setup.

What are those Userpoints for?

Whenever you start or renew your membership with SPMC (or on the first day of the year for life members), you are awarded 2000 userpoints.  These are redeemable for free classified ads on the SPMC website.

Points equate to $0.01 each. The current rate for classified ads on the SPMC website is $0.15 per word per month. You can place your classified ad by clicking here: Create a Classified Ad.

Be sure to take advantage of this opportunity to let your colleagues know what you want to buy or sell.


In the November/December edition of Paper Money, everyone got a copy of the SPMC dues envelopes.  These should be sent back by December 31 if your membership expires on or before 12/30/2012.  If your membership expires in 2013 or beyond, simply ignore the envelope. 

Denly Wins SPMC's Top Award

Tom Denly of Boston, Mass, was awarded the SPMC's highest award, the Nathan Gold award at the 2012 International Paper Money Show in Memphis. The award considered to be the lifetime achievement award recognizes an individual who has supported and worked for the SPMC over many years. Denly, a long time currency dealer has also won the award for recruiting the most members more than any other person, a total of 11 times since his first win in 1990. Denly has also been awarded three SPMC President's awards for his service.

Seminar Schedule for Memphis

The schedule for seminars at the 2012 Memphis International Paper Money Show is now posted. Please visit for the list of speakers and their research topics. Check out our calendar at for all the Memphis happenings.

SPMC Seeks Help for Website Content and Management

SPMC is seeking persons who can build content and manage the website workflow.

Bloggers and Educators
SPMC seeks knowledgeable currency enthusiasts to post blogs on the new website relating to their areas of specialization. Topics can be of anything of interest to the blogger as it pertains to their field. This is an opportunity for the blogger to increase interest in their field and have a following of readers. Readers will have the chance to comment on blogs and “like” them in the context of social media.

Paper Money Wins Awards

Paper Money, the official publication of SPMC, has added two more awards to a long history of excellence. Under the leadership of editor and publisher Fred Reed, Paper Money won the American Numismatic Association's 2010 award for Outstanding Club Publication for Specialty Clubs.

The Numismatic Literary Guild honored Paper Money with its 2010 award for "Best Issue among Large Circulation Publications." This a category includes the ANA's Numismatist and the American Numismatic Society's ANS Magazine.

Fred Reed has earned many awards in his distinguished career.