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By Sandra Chereb, The Associated Press
Posted: 08/05/2013 07:33:37 PM PDT
Updated: 08/06/2013 04:47:10 AM PDT
This Feb. 26, 2013 file photo shows gold Mexican 50-peso pieces that once belonged to Walter Samaszko, Jr. that were up for auction in Carson City, Nev. (Cathleen Allison, Las Vegas Review-Journal/AP)
Going once, going twice: a bunch of gold coins left behind by a recluse
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - The final treasures of a quiet man who collected a fortune in gold coins will be auctioned off Tuesday in Nevada.The body of Walter Samaszko Jr. was found in his Carson City home in June 2012. After his death, a cleaning crew hired to tidy his modest, ranch style home where he had lived for four decades came upon a stunning discovery - boxes and boxes full of gold coins and bullion collected over an ...
"Going once, going twice: a bunch of gold coins left behind by a recluse"
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