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Posts tagged ‘pennies’

The V.D.B Controversy

On August 2, 1909 people began lining up to get their hands on the freshly minted Lincoln Cent that was to replace the Indian Head Cent.…

The Sense behind the Cent

The American Revolutionary war was officially ended by Congress on April 11, 1783. It is estimated that America had around 3 Million people in it at…

2002 U.S. State Penny

The US Penny Debate

When Canada discontinued their penny last year, the news seemed both trivial and obvious. For years, there has been a debate in the States to do…

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