August 1994
New Republic;8/8/94, Vol. 211 Issue 6, p7
Reports on the launch of a new $100 bill by the U.S. Treasury Department in August 1994. Value of fake $100 bills confiscated in 1993; Proposal to discontinue the use of pennies; Advantages of replacing the dollar bill with a dollar coin.


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