Indian River County
TCAS Monthly Meeting Notes
Treasure Coast Archeological Society Meeting
July 5, 2006
The meeting was called to order by club president, Richard Hart, Sr. at
There were 21 members and 5 guests present. We received five new
members into the club. The guests introduced themselves to those
Mitch King lead everyone in the Pledge of allegiance. The minutes and
a report on the club hunt in May were read.
Mitch explained to the new members and the guests about the club hunts.
He also told us that there is information on the web site about the
Mitch found a class ring and was trying to find its rightful owner.
Richard Hart asked Mitch to tell those present the procedure he uses to locate
the rightful owner.
Mitch talked about Scott Lake in Lakeland that recently drained as a result
of a sink hole. He had thought it would be a good place to hunt since it
was a lake he had used as a kid. When he got over there to hunt, he
found it had been blocked off because it is now a private lake belonging to
There was a discussion on having another club hunt. Possibilities
are: the 5 park hunt, a relic hunt in Ocala, or another beach hunt.
There was a silent vote on where to donate money from our annual benefit
,.The choices and vote tallies were: Operation Hope (1), Harmony
Farms (2), the Boys and Girls Club (9).
50/50 Winner: Pat Gatchell won $16
Hat Drawing: Joan Hart
T-Shirt Drawing: Richard Hart, Sr.
Badge Name Drawing: Richard Hart, Sr.
Finds of the Month:
Rings: Mitch King*, Mike Belfield
Jewelry: Mitch King, Mike Belfield, Richard Giles, Ken Thomford*
Coin single: Mitch King (1917 wheat penny)*, Mike Belfield
Coin Group: Mitch King, Richard Giles, Ken Thomford
Artifacts: Neil Normando*, Mitch King
Miscellaneous: Mitch King*, Ken Thomford, Richard Giles
Fossils: Ken Thomford*
Find of the Month: Mitch King
Mary McGee will make the coffee for the August meeting. Marty
Hufnagel will bring doughnuts, Mike and Lou Ann Martin will bring drinks.
Don & Linda Crozier
4144 Silver Palm Drive Children:
Donald and Melissa
Vero Beach, FL 32963 1191
Bay Drive East
Indian Harbour Beach, FL 32937
Pam Torre Bob
& Charlotte Wissman
729 Ocracoke SQ SW 198
Vero Beach, FL 32968 Sebastian,
Donna Rothery, Secretary
P.S. The Membership Address List will be available at the August
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