The First Spouse coins from the U.S. Mint have a face value of $10 and contain 1/2 oz of pure 24 karat gold, making the metal value alone worth quite a bit on the bullion market. Since very few of the coins have been certified in perfect MS70 condition by NGC, demand has been rising and they could prove to be the type of "sleeper coins" that expert investors seek out.
Lou Hoover was the wife of President Herbert Hoover and served as the first lady of the United States from 1929 to 1933. Mrs. Hoover really stood out by being the first First Lady to do radio broadcast nationwide on a regular basis. Mrs Hoover passed away on January 7, 1944 at the age of 69 in New York.
Obverse: Features Lou Hoover
Reverse: features a late 1920’s radio representing Mrs. Hoover’s first public radio address as First Lady, the first First Lady to do so.