I have been tied up on other matters for a few days (including a trip to the Central
States show in Chicago) and not able to respond. My maternal grandfather was
Charles E. Girard (1864-1945), the source for the name.
One must eventually sell off a collection and I began to do so several years ago
but used the Girard name as I was still editor of the Russian Journal. It had originally
been intended to use the Girard name for this sale but I decided to use my own for
this and the coming November sale.
The November sale will basically be the type coins as well as a fair number of th