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Brookings dealer says: ‘Show me the money!’

Posted: Monday, Nov 4th, 2013

Brian Piearson, owner of the new Brookings Coin Shop, looks over a cabinet display of three centuries of American coinage. Piearson’s store, located just west of Wink’s Jewelry on Fifth Street, has been open about two months. Photo: Ken Curley/Register

• Coin shop opens in downtown Brookings

BROOKINGS – “A penny for your thoughts.”

That’s an expression that isn’t heard much anymore – a penny isn’t worth much these days.

That is, unless it’s a rare Indian Head penny, or a 1943 steel Lincoln in mint condition.

If everyday shoppers don’t care much about pennies, collectors do, and that’s the reason Brian Piearson has gathered up an inventory and opened the Brookings Coin Shop.

For the complete article see the 11-04-2013 issue.

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