Treasure Hunter’s Gazette newspaper, Forum & Streeters www.streeter.org Professional Treasure Hunter’s Historical Society, North East Metal Detecting Forum ( www.northeastmetaldetectingforum.com )
25th Best O’ North East Treasure Hunter’s & Prospectors Conference, April 25- 29, 2018 in Keene, Marlborough, Dublin, & Peterborough, NH
In past BONE Natural Hunt Sites have given up coins from 1700s and bust halves, seated silver & Washington Inaugural Buttons
Daily @ Natural Hunts! Pre-registered hunters meet Brian Thomas & Howard Johnson 8:30am @ hunt location. Hunts are 9:30 to 5:00pm with a noon time hot dog break.
Wednesday April 25, 2018 is Whites of New England Natural Hunt Day
Thursday April 26, 2018 is a Garrett Metal Detectors Natura Hunt
Friday April 29, 2018 Minelab Natural Hunt Day
2018 Natural hunts with a hot dog $75.00 each or 3 days for $200
Friday Night Minelab “all you can eat” Roast Pork get together banquet & door prizes.
Saturday April 28 8:30 to 3:30 Treasure Hunters & Prospectors Hobby Show $5 each ($1 if under 12 or over 75) includes workshops. Keene, NH @ 312 Washington St.,
Demonstrations in main hall, April 28
BONE Hobby Show workshops
8:30 am CT Todd mini XP Deus metal detector boot camp. Bring your XP
10:00 am Anderson Metal Detector Shafts
11:00 am Minelab Americas and Debbie Smikoski
12:00 Chris Redmond identifying virgin metal detecting woodland sites and general research.
1:00 pm Terry Smith & relic hunting
2:00 pm Colonial Farm Field Tactics, CT Todd
April 29th BONE Hobby show with Manufacture, distributor, inventor, individual, & club’s, metal detector finds, prospecting equipment & a noon time ICMJ Gold Panning contest, a charity Silent Auction (with Minelab, Fisher and a Garrett AT Pro metal detector.
Auction tickets are $20 for a book of 25 tickets or 3 books for $50. ticket must be present to win & drawings start 3:pm
April 29 Saturday night, Treasure Hunters Hall of Fame Prime Rib Awards Banquet 5:30 pm social & 7:30pm, Lots of Door prizes & more @ Italian Club, 97 Wood St., Keene, NH. Social cash bar 5;00 pm with veggies & punch & meal 7:30 p $30.00 each at door. Meet many of the 22 new Hall of Fame members including Juliana Karbonik of Cumberland RI, youngest ever to win. Try to meet Juliana, she is an inspiration to our hobby.
Professional Treasure Hunter’s Historical Society’s BONE 24 Awards
Metal Detector of Year = Minelab CTX 3030
Treasure Hunter’s of the Year = Jim Doray & Paul Fucillo
Treasure Magazine of Year = American Digger
Prospecting magazine of year = ICMJ (already mailed)
Club of Year = Long Island Treasure Hunters
24th Best of North East Hall of Fame Inductees
Debbie Smikoski of Minelab Americas, Allyson Cohen, Laura Kucharczyk, Raven Schwan-Noble, Anita & Butch Holcombe of American Digger magazine, Julianne Karbonik, NH Dave Bailey, Norman Messier, Gary B Douglas, Tony Browning, Joe Tessandori, Curt Bruso, twin’s Robert & Norm Salter, husband & wife Nick & Dale Rudy, Ronald Kiesewetter, David Nolan, Terry Smith attending from Texas, Henry :Hank” Phillips, Jay Verburg of Red Creek, “The Gold Digger” Ron DeGhetto, Keith Zorger of Whites of Mid Atlantic, Pete Anderson & Ryan Fazekas from Canada
4/28/18 Sunday meet near 179 Frost Hill Rd, Marlborough, NH, Look for lots of cars. Remember Car Pooling helps. Held rain or shine. Sign in: 9:30 am. Hunt 11:am to 1:00pm. $6,000 seeded hunt, Frost Hill Rd in Marlborough, NH. Old settlement land, which constantly yields deep treasures. In 2016 Jim Doray found a rare Fugio cent.
Brian Thomas & his son Logan & Howard Johnson bury over 1,500 coins approx. $3,000 and 10 tokens worth minimum $150 (mostly metal detectors.
Free $1,000 treasure chest drawing for a metal detector & a pinpointer after hunt. Hunt Cover charge $125 advance & $150 at event. Meet near 179 Frost Hill Rd, Marlborough, NH, Look for lots of cars. Remember Car Pooling helps. Pre=Paid Sign in: 9:30 am & hunt 11:am to 1:00pm. Following Seeded Hunt is the free drawing for a $1,000 treasure chest.
Following April 30th National Hunt on Frost Hill Rd in Marlborough, NH is our Charity Raffle drawing and you do not have to be present to win raffle
2018 Professional Treasure Hunters Historical Society Charity fund raiser
First prize Minelab CTX 3030 metal detector or **$1,000.
**will take bids on 3030, if winner takes money
Second prize a Minelab Go Find 60 “with bluetooth” metal detector.
To purchase covers charge or raffle tickets with credit card, call Streeters in Marlborough, NH 603-876-4443. Pay Pal or mail a check with your name, address, phone, email and what you are registering for to PTHHS, 307 Main St, Marlborough, NH 03455
BONE 25 NATURAL HUNTS $75 a day or 3 days for $200
April 26,2018 Wednesday = White’s Metal detector Natural Hunt. Tony Brogna and White’s of New England
April 27, 2018 Thursday = Garrett metal Detector Natural Hunt
April 28 FRIDAY!! Minelab Americas Natural metal detector hunt Meet Debbie Smikoski of Minelab at site.
A Minelab vest door prize XL only and peg leg Chris Redmond will cook hot dogs. and supplement FOOD DONATIONS appreciated.
Friday night 5:30p social & Minelab Get together, all you can eat Roast Pork banquet $30 @ door = 5:pm social & cash bar & 7:30 “all you can eat does not include take home” Door prizes & speakers at Italian Club, 97 Wood St. (use rear entrance,) Keene, NH
Saturday Hobby show, 312 Washington St.,@ Keene, N.H. Recreation Center, 8:30am to 3:00pm $5 cover charge $1 if under 12 or over 76. A Silent Chinese Auction, 6 Workshops including 8:30 am CT Todd mini XP Deus metal detector boot camp. Meet “Tree Man” Hank Phillips of Hudson, NH, Nutmeg Treasure Hunters, and returning is Debbie of Minelab North America, Pete Anderson & partner Ryan Fazekas & Test Team member, Steve Zazulyk from Anderson Shafts in Canada, Chris Redmond, Jay Verburg, Jim Doray, the Gold Digger and Carter Pennington. Noon time ICMJ panning contest. Many metal detector find displays. The Best Finds contest is for finds found in USA since April 20, 2016 Contest. (turn in find 10:00am to Jessie & judging @ noon).
2017 winner was Terry Smith with a 1823 U.S. Bust Half dollar
For 2018 Hobby show the Charity Chinese Auction could use more donations!! Already donated; Minelab Excalibur II under water and land metal detector, a Fisher T 2, a Garrett Max Pro & a Whites MXSport
A block of auction tickets 26 tickets including a $50 door prize ticket available at Hobby Show for $20 a book or 3 books for $50.00 from Bill & Barbara Barker 9:30 am to 3:oopm. Winners selected @ 3:pm
BONE raises $$ for St Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital & Wounded Warriors. BONE organized with help from the Professional Treasure Hunters Historical Society, Treasure Hunters Gazette newspaper, North East Metal Detecting Forum and with donations from Minelab, White’s, Garrett, Fisher, Streeters, Anderson Rods and others.
BONE 25, 2018
Charity Raffle Fund Raiser
1st prize either a Minelab CTX 3030 (under water & or land metal detector or $1,000.
2nd prize a Minelab Go Find 60 metal detector
Ticket donation $5 each or 5 for $20
(Sell 100 tickets and you are in a $100 prize drawing)
A Plaque for Best Find of the 3 day natural hunts & winner was Tony Browning of Winchester, VA
BONE 24 yearly Best Finds Contest Winner was Terry Smith with his 1823 Bust 1/2 dollar
SOLD OUT Thursday night Chinese Dine Out @ Lee & Mt Fuji in Marlborough, NH
Treasure Hunting Hobby show & workshops, cover charge $5 or $1 if under 12 or over 75.
Saturday night, April 29 BONE 24 Hall of Fame Award’s banquet with Prime Rib . $30 each advance cover charge until sold out. peakers, lots of door prizes including a metal detector. 10 inductions to Treasure Hunters Hall of Fame
2018 TREASURE HUNTER of year
SUNDAY $6,000 seeded hunt & free $1,000 treasure chest drawing for hunters
Rules! No PI Detectors, Hunters must use headphones or run no volume, carry a trash bag & no shovels wader then 8″.
Seeded Hunt $125 advance or $150on day of event
PTHHS membership is $25 a year. 2 year renewal before old membership expires is $25 or 10 years for $99.
Hobby show & workshops $5.00 or $1 if under 12 or over 76or if servicemen in uniform or anyone in a wheelchair
BONE 24 Raffle Prizes
1st Minelab CTX 3030 metal detector or $1,000
2nd Minelab Go Find 60 metal detector
Raffle Drawing April 29 2017 after BONE Hunt in Marlborough, NH
Raffle Tickets $5 each or 5 for $20. Sell $100 & you’re in a $100 drawing
you do not have to be present to win”
BONE 24 prices and details, subject to change, if questions email firstname.lastname@example.org
PTHHS, 307 Main St., Marlborough, NH 03455
Credit card or check payment via George Streeter 603 876 4443
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