John Reich Journal

Volume 18 / Issue 2 June 2007 Whole No. 54

Official Publication of the
John Reich Collectors Society

The purpose of the John Reich Collectors Society (JRCS) is to encourage the study of numismatics, particularly United States gold and silver coins minted before the introduction of the Seated Liberty design, and to provide technical and educational information concerning such coins.

Annual dues      $20.00
Life Membership      $500.00
For general membership information or letters to the Editor or articles for publication, please write to the Editor:
Bradley S. Karoleff, NLG
P.O. Box 135, Harrison, OH 45030-0135

All other correspondance should be directed to:
Office of the President, David J. Davis
P.O. Box 400, Manchester, MI 48158

Web Address:

The John Reich Journal is the official publication of the Society and is distributed to all members in good standing. Members are encouraged to submit any articles encouraging the study of numismatics and / or relating to early United States gold and silver coins to the editors. Especially needed are articles containing new information about die varieties, die states of published die marriages, die states of published die marriages, attribution methods, collections, collectors, etc.

2007/2008 Officers
President David J. Davis
Vice President John W. McCloskey
Vice President Bradley S. Karoleff
General Membership Information
Journal Submissions
Secretary Stephen A. Crain
Back Issues, Membership Renewal
P.O. Box 1680 Windham, ME 04062
Treasurer W. David Perkins
Membership Status Questions
Program Chairman W. David Perkins
Bust Quarter Collector Society Dr. Glenn Peterson
Director James Matthews

Volume 18 / Issue 2 June 2007 Whole No. 54


Editor’s Comments Bradley S. Karoleff, NLG
Robert Duphorne and the “Other” Bust Quarter Book Louis Scuderi
What is the Design Within the Clasp on Large Sized Capped Bust Quarters? Michael Atkins
Flowing Hair and Draped Bust Half Dollar Die Dental Counts, 1794-1807 Bryce Brown
R4 to R8 Capped Bust Half Dollar Census Stephen J. Herrman
Response to the “Broken F” Issue on the Reverse of Half Dollars and Eagles (1804-07) John (JD) Dannreuther
1805 Half Dollar Emission Sequence (Update) Brad Higgins
2006 Volume 17 Jules Reiver Literary Award Stephen A. Crain
The Inaugural Silver Happening EAC 2007 Nathan Markowitz
Master Die and Hub Changes for 1801-1807 Half Dollars, and Integration with 1799-1804 Gold Eagle Reverses Bill Nyberg

Articles may not be reproduced without permission of the John Reich Collectors Society

Cover Photos: Newly discovered 1806 O130 Draped Bust Half Dollar and 1835 LM12 Capped Bust Half Dime.