Pennies for A President

November 2008
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;11/7/2008, Vol. 78 Issue 9, p2
The article announces that the U.S. Mint will release four new penny designs in 2009 featuring scenes from the late President Abraham Lincoln's life. The coins are in honor of his 200th birthday on February 12. The designs will be shown on the back side of the coins, representing different stages of Lincoln's life, from his childhood in Kentucky to his presidency.


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