South Carolina Treasure and Artifact Association-June (Minutes) ContestsJuly 26, 2012

The SCTAA was locked out of the Rec. Center on June 25.Greer Rec. Center employees were apologetic.In the parking lot, members voted to conduct June's contest at the July meeting.

Cowpens National Battlefield Park Superintendent, John Slaughter, came over to invite club members to assist their archeologists in locating the campsite used by Gen. Daniel Morgan's troops prior to this Revolutionary War battle.Via e-mails with Ranger Jonathan Riner, the hunt will be Saturday and Sunday, July 28 and 29, from 8:30 to 4:30.Approximately 13 members will participate each day.

Important Dates:Myrtle Beach Trip - August 18 to 25 (Come for part or all the week)

Lake Lure Hunt - October 27, 2012

May treasury ended with a balance of $809. 63.We collected: Money Donations for Points - 0; donation can - $0.The closing balance is $809.63.The next meeting will be July 23.Robert Weaver will be our speaker.

BEST FINDS CONTEST WINNERS - JUNE

(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 - Chris Phillips, Roy Evans

JEWELRY - 1st - Dave Mapstone;2nd - Terry Barcelona;3rd - Roy Evans, Darrell Mullinax, Chris Phillips

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

MILITARY - 1st - Dave Mapstone;2nd - Allen Sheriff;3rd - Chris Phillips

OTHER -1st - Dave Mapstone;2nd/3rd - TIE - Darrell Mullinax, Jake Phillips

# OF COINS -1st - Harold Bell (431);2nd - Maggie Moffat (295);3rd - Roy Evans (217)

Rebecca Reece, Secretary/Treasurer