Dot Hopes Dashed
May 31, 2013
The late Fort Worth, Texas, dealer Helen Wallace, told me on more than one occasion that she hated it when the headlines mentioned the 1943 copper cents.
She said her coin shop phone would then ring off the hook for several days with people calling her offering to sell her rare 1943 pennies.
Of course, what were being offered to her were the steel coins that exist by the tens of millions.
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