South Carolina Treasure and Artifact Association- February MinutesFebruary 26,2013

The SCTAA met on February 25, 2013 with 24 in attendance including visitors, Clark Smith, Colin Fowler and Heyward Black.Randy was out sick, but Robert Weaver did a nice job of filling in for him, along with help from Maggie Moffat.The program Robert presented was titled "Thoughts for the Year".He discussed a number of ideas to enhance the club and the spring hunt we hope to have.One suggestion from Norman Lewis is to have a suggestion/question note pad so members can get specific help on issues of concern in future programs which Robert immediately provided.

Important Date:Fall Hunt at Lake Lure - October 26, 2013

January treasury ended with a balance of $326.80.We paid out to Coin Depot for prize coins - $37.20.We collected: Money Donations for Points - 70.00; donation can - $9;2013 Lake Lure hunt fees $30. The closing balance is $398.60.The next meeting will be March 25.

BEST FINDS CONTEST WINNERS - FEBRUARY

(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/2nd - TIE - Eben Fletcher, Haskell Staton; 3rd - Darrell Mullinax

JEWELRY - 1st - Bill Guthke;2nd/3rd - TIE - Maggie Moffat, Bill Rylands

WHAT IS IT? - 1st - Bretton Fletcher;2nd/3rd- TIE - Haskell Staton, Bill Rylands, Barry Fletcher

MILITARY - 1st - Eben Fletcher;2nd - Bill Rylands;3rd - TIE - Barry Fletcher, Harold Bell,

Haskell Staton

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

# OF COINS -1st - Bill Guthke (395);2nd - Harold Bell (303);3rd - Bill Rylands (217)

Rebecca Reece, Secretary/Treasurer