South Carolina Treasure and Artifact Association - May MinutesMay 23,2011

The SCTAA met on May 23, 2011 with 28 in attendance including one new member:Vince DiCarlo

Upcoming:Summer Hunt at Myrtle Beach - August 20 - 27 (come for all or part)

FMDAC Convention at Myrtle Beach - September 30 - October 2(at Spring Maid Beach)

The program by Robert Weaver was an encouragement to slow your swing down, cover all your holes, respect property owners and ask permission and most importantly, persevere.An incentive for the fall hunt will be cleaned pennies in plastic eggs with a few Indian heads in some of the egg caches.Our next meeting will be June 27, 2011.

April treasury ended with $626.62.We paid out $50.00 to FMDAC national organization for 10 more memberships.We collected: Money Donations - $75.00; Membership Dues (2011) - $25.00.The closing balance is $676.62.

BEST FINDS CONTEST WINNERS - MAY

(We usually have a number of ties.The first name listed is the coin prize winner, but everyone gets the points who placed in the ties.)

COIN - 1st - Darrell Mullinax

2nd - Carter Mahaffee

3rd - Bill Rylands

JEWELRY - 1st - Robert Weaver2nd - Maggie Moffat

WHAT IS IT? -1st - Darrell Mullinax

2nd - Bill Rylands

3rd - Chris Phillips

MILITARY - 1st - Travis Aiken

2nd - Bill Rylands;

3rd - TIE - Roy Evans, Maggie Moffat, Darrell Mullinax, Chris Phillips

OTHER -1st - Chris Phillips

2nd - Ryleigh Mahaffee

3rd - TIE - Roy Evans, Maggie Moffat

# OF COINS -1st - Bill Rylands (645)

2nd - Maggie Moffat (380)

3rd - Bill Guthke (200)R

ebecca Reece, Secretary/Treasurer