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Coin designs honoring U.S. marshals unveiled

Posted: July 24, 2014 at 3:42 a.m.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/DAVE HUGHES Marshals Museum Board of Directors Chairman Jim Spears, right, points to scroll in marshal's hand saying "Wanted in Fort Smith" on the face of the silver coin design unveiled Wednesday in Fort Smith and Washington, D.C., to commemorate the U.S. Marshals Service 225 anniversary. Western Arkansas U.S. Marshal Mike Oglesby, center, unveiled the renderings of the gold, silver and clad coins.

WASHINGTON -- A nod to Fort Smith's history with the U.S. Marshals Service is included in the design for three commemorative coins unveiled Wednesday.

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