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03 Feb 2017

Fancy Serial Numbers

Paper Money-U.S. | Conan Barbarian

i have been keeping all of the fancy serial numbers that have come my way (3 or more doubles like 223344, triples 333, quads 4444, patterns 121212, and anything along those lines). i also have a few error type notes like the 2 solo pictures. the first is the 8 has an ink spill and the second the serial number on the top right is lighter than the other (faded).

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10 Sep 2016

1899 Indian Chief $5 Silver Certificate

Paper Money-U.S. | Kepi

This is a new area of collecting for me. "Old American Currency" I don't know much about this subject...but I'm learning. (Us Numi's are always learning right) : ) I love the old designs, the amazing artwork, larger size and overall impressive look of our yesteryear currency. Our money used to be so COOL...What happened? I just added this Indian Chief to my collection and hope to get it graded soon. I know it's well worn but a nice example of a very popular note. In the future I'd like to add the $10 Buffalo Note, some of the Educational Series and the Black Eagle. If anyone could recommend a good book on our paper money please let me know. Thanks!

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01 Sep 2016

favorite US paper money that you own

Paper Money-U.S. | user_69262

what is your favorite US paper money that you own mine is the 1899 Black Eagle $1 silver certificate.

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20 Mar 2016

Presidential Candidates

Paper Money-U.S. | SpartaCuse

Which of our Presidential Candidates has the strongest possibility of re-attaching our currency back to a precious metal, if any, & help bring our monetary system back from the brink of collapse?

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15 Sep 2015

Why did this happen?

Paper Money-U.S. | Dollar Guy

Curious - what happened - I am lookng at my blog postings and the one I had posted just days ago is gone - even all the comments already posted - I emailed one signer on the blog for his opinion -

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18 Jun 2015

"THE NEW TEN"

Paper Money-U.S. | user_9073

Well, this morning I saw US Treasurer Rosie Rios on the news. The big announcement is that a woman will be put on “The New Ten.” When asked about Alexander Hamilton, she said he is not going away! So it looks like a woman will be “joining” Hamilton on “The New Ten.” The BEP and U.S. Treasury are planning some publicity through various media. I think it will be exciting to follow all the developments on this and add the new note to my collection in 2020.

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14 Jun 2015

Commemoration of the Landing on the Moon

Paper Money-U.S. | Dollar Guy

I would like to propose a change in design for the reverse of the One Dollar Note. I would like to remove the large "One" from the reverse of the One and replace it with a four element change. 1. An astronaut saluting the flag. 2. The U.S. Flag used in the solar wind project on the moon. 3. Lunar Landing Module on the moon. 4. Earh rise as seen from the moon. Also the incorporation of the "In Good We Trust" as mandated by law into the design at the discretion of the engravers. To end of this idea I have contacted a former House member of the NASA Space Committee in Congress and he thinks this is a good idea and offered to help me get in touch with Brian Babin (R-TX) who is now Chairman of the NASA Space Committee and let me pitch my idea to him. Also he has offered to help get the necessary paperwork to the CRS office which helps write bills for introduction into Congress.

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