TITLE

Eye on the '90s

AUTHOR(S)
Geier, Thom
PUB. DATE
June 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/27/94, Vol. 116 Issue 25, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on two items of interest. Banks and retailers in some parts of the United States who are reporting a shortage of pennies; Reasons why; Increased production of pennies; Recommendation by the American Medical Association that doctors brush up on their notoriously sloppy penmanship to avoid potentially dangerous errors in prescriptions; Correspondence course to improve handwriting; Self-help textbook called `Write Now.'
ACCESSION #
9406227539

 

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