This year’s annual PNG Day
conducted by the Professional Numismatists Guild
in conjunction with the American Numismatic
Association World’s Fair of Money® convention
will be Tuesday, July 29, 2008, in Hall A of the
Baltimore Convention Center from 10 a.m. to 3
p.m. Collectors are cordially invited to attend;
however, an invitation is required for
"Invitations to attend the PNG Day are available
free from participating PNG member-dealers as
well as from PNG headquarters," said Robert
Brueggeman, PNG Executive Director.
A directory of members is available at the PNG’s
web site (www.PNGdealers.com) or you can contact
the PNG office."
More than 60 PNG member-dealers will have
booths, prominently designated with PNG banners,
for buying and selling numismatic merchandise at
the Baltimore PNG Day show.
"To showcase our membership to the collecting
pubic, PNG has made arrangements with the ANA
and the Central States Numismatic Society to
hold two PNG Days each year in conjunction with
those organizations’ annual conventions.
This gives collectors an opportunity to meet
many of the experienced, trustworthy PNG dealers
at a less frantic pace than often found during
large shows," explained PNG President Gary
PNG member-dealers must adhere to a strict Code
of Ethics in the buying and selling of
numismatic merchandise. The organization’s motto
is "Knowledge. Integrity. Responsibility."
Adkins and PNG member-dealer Donald Kagin, Ph.D.
will each present a PNG Share the Knowledge
education seminar during the ANA convention.
Kagin will discuss "Pioneer Gold Pattern
Coinage, at 11 a.m., Friday, August 1, and
Adkins will present "Collectors are from Venus,
Dealers are from Mars," at Noon, Saturday,
About Professional Numismatists Guild
Founded in 1955, the Professional Numismatists
Guild is a nonprofit organization composed of
many of the top rare coin and paper money
dealers in the United States and seven other
countries. PNG member-dealers must adhere to a
strict Code of Ethics in the buying and selling
of numismatic merchandise. For additional
information, call (760) 728-1300, e-mail at
info@PNGdealers.com or visit online at