South Carolina Treasure and Artifact Association-November MinutesNovember 30,2012

The SCTAA met on November 26, 2012 with 21 in attendance including 2 visitors, Greg and Elizabeth Parma.The program was presented by Randy discussing an article from the Greenville News about beach erosion and the prospects of finding old items.Bill Guthke shared locations at Folly Beach and Sullivan's Island where he has found Civil War artifacts.Carter Mahaffee reported that due to erosion on Edisto Beach he found many more targets this year.

Important Date:Annual Awards Banquet - January 14, 2013 at Ryan's Steak House, Greer, SC

October treasury ended with a balance of $503.50.We collected: Money Donations for Points - 52.00; donation can - $19; 2013 Memberships - $225.The amended closing balance is $799.50.The next meeting will be January 28.

BEST FINDS CONTEST WINNERS - NOVEMBER

(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 - Jerry Dowis;2nd - Harold Bell;3rd TIE - Terry Barcelona, Dave Mapstone,

Darrell Mullinax

JEWELRY - 1st - Terry Barcelona;2nd - Harold Bell;3rd - Bill Guthke

WHAT IS IT? - 1st - Harold Bell;2nd/3rdTIE - Bill Rylands, Maggie Moffat, Jerry Dowis, Carter Mahaffee, Dave Mapstone, Darrell Mullinax, Allen Sheriff, Robert Weaver

MILITARY - 1st - Maggie Moffat;2nd - Robert Weaver;3rd TIE - Allen Sheriff, Harold Bell

OTHER -1st - Bill Guthke;2nd/3rd TIE - Bill Rylands, Darrell Mullinax, Jerry Dowis

# OF COINS -1st - Bill Rylands (733);2nd - Harold Bell (513);3rd - Bill Guthke (285)

Rebecca Reece, Secretary/Treasurer