Monthly Archives: February 2013

Book Review on Little Copper Pennies by Reviewer Bonnie Way

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Today, the Royal Canadian Mint will distribute its last load of pennies to banks across Canada.¬† After that, pennies will remain legal Canadian tender and businesses/banks will continue to accept them, but most cash transactions will be rounded up to … Continue reading

Penny Books on “Esterhazy Online” by Kenneth Kerr

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By now we all know that the penny is on the way out. But how many of us would have thought to write a book about it? Melville resident, Susan Harris not only thought about it, she moved into action … Continue reading

Eulogy for the Canadian Penny (1858-2013)

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The Eulogy ¬†Dear Canada and Friends, Many of us struggle with mixed emotions before the face of extinction. Extinction brought through the decision to rid the life of the one-cent piece. For a large number, their appreciation has slowly given … Continue reading