REMINDER: The next meeting is Wednesday, September 6, 2006 at 7:30
Club hunt: September 16.
Treasure Coast Archeological Society Meeting
August 2, 2006
The meeting was called to order by club president, Richard Hart, Sr. at
There were 28 members and 3 guests present. We received two new
members into the club. The guests introduced themselves to those
Mitch King lead everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance. The minutes
Richard asked the question, “How many people have been asked “What does
a metal detector find?” Duh!
The Boys and Girls Club will be given money to buy the shed they need in
which to store their athletic equipment. Mary McGee, Treasurer, will
inquire as to what size and the cost of the shed needed.
kip Huffsmith gave a talk about the effects of what the
millions of dollars beach replenishment project is doing to the life of the
ocean. Skip works on a salvage ship looking for 1715 ship wrecks.
Richard said he wants to have a club hunt. It’s been decided to
have a hunt at Wickham Park on September 16, 2006 at 9:00 a.m. It was
decided to have five hunts in different parts of the park rather than driving
to four other parks.
Directions to Wickham Park from the Eau Gallie Causeway (Rt. 518):
Go through traffic lights at: Aurora Road, Lake Washington Road and
the blinking light at Masterson
Turn west (left) on Parkway Blvd. There is a bread store on
the southwest corner.
Then go through two more lights which are at Stewart
Road and Croton Road
Keep going until you get to the park which will be on your right.
50/50 Winner: Mike & LouAnn Martin won $13.50 Hat: R.
T-Shirt Winner: Richard Hart, Jr. Badge: Skip
Finds of the Month
Rings: Mitch King*, Joan Hart, Ken Thomford, Skip Watson
Jewelry: Mitch King*, Joan Hart, Ken Thomford, Duane Crozier, Skip Watson
Coin single: Skip Watson, Mike Belfield, Mitch King*
Coin group: Marty Hufnagel, Duane Crozier, Joan Hart, Ken Thomford,
Miscellaneous: Ken Thomford*, Joan Hart, Skip Watson, Duane Crozier,
Find of the Month: Mitch King - ring
For the September meeting: The Martin’s will bring drinks.
Marty Hufnagel will bring doughnuts, Mary McGee will make the coffee.
Donna Rothery, Secretary