South Carolina Treasure and Artifact Association -October MinutesOctober 29,2011

The SCTAA met on October 24, 2011 with 17 in attendance.Our annual Hunt at Lake Lure was on Saturday October 22.We had a successful hunt with 24 hunters and 35 members present for the hot dog cookout.The weather was sunny and pleasant.

The program by Randy was about possible plans for a winter hunt on Florida's Treasure Coast (Vero Beach area) or the alternative of Myrtle Beach, hopefully in Jan. or Feb.

Nominations were made for officers and will be open at next meeting with the vote next meeting.

All current officers were re-nominated:Pres. - Randy Reece; Sec/Tres. - Rebecca Reece;

Vice-Pres. - Maggie Moffat; Board Members - Robert Weaver and Carter Mahaffee.

September treasury ended with $1,813.12.We collected: Money Donations for points - $45.00; donation can - $15.We took in $30 in hunt fees for the Fall Lake Lure Hunt; $100 for 2012 memberships; and $64 for the raffle of two silver dollars (donated by Randy Reece) at the Lake Lure Hunt.We paid out $25 as a donation to the FMDAC Convention at Myrtle Beach.We paid out $1,439.50 for coins and money prizes at the Fall Lake Lure Hunt.The amended closing balance was $602.62.The next meeting will be November 28.

BEST FINDS CONTEST WINNERS - OCTOBER

(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/3rd TIE - Harold Bell, Jenna Mahaffee

JEWELRY - 1st - Roy Evans;2nd - Bill Rylands;3rd - TIE - Maggie Moffat, Robert Weaver

WHAT IS IT? - 1st - Darrell Mullinax;2nd/3rd TIE - Carter Mahaffee, Harold Bell

MILITARY - 1st - Bill Rylands;2nd - Robert Weaver;3rd - TIE - Darrell Mullinax,

Allen Sheriff

OTHER -1st - Darrell Mullinax;2nd - Allen Sheriff;3rd - Harold Bell

# OF COINS -1st - Maggie Moffat 685);2nd - Bill Rylands (589);3rd - Harold Bell (437)

Rebecca Reece, Secretary/Treasurer