[LMB] OT: US currency names

Helen Fenton hifenton at internode.on.net
Fri Mar 9 01:02:11 GMT 2018


My favourite movie also love at first bite with George Hamilton as Dracula

Kind Regards,
Helen Fenton

> On 9 Mar 2018, at 11:33 AM, A. Marina Fournier <saffronrose at me.com> wrote:
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> Two bits, four bits, six bits, a peso—
> All for Zorro, stand up and say so!
> 
>     —George Hamilton as Zorro, in Zorro the Gay Blade. Absolutely hilarious.
> 
> A. Marina Fournier
> Valley of Heart’s Delight, CA
> saffronrose at me.com
> sent from iFionnghuala
> 
>> On Mar 8, 2018, at 6:45 AM, WalterStuartBushell <proto at panix.com> wrote:
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>>> On Mar 8, 2018, at 8:07 AM, Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:
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>>> And slang - two-bits is a quarter.   (Bits became obsolete very early in U.S. history)
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>> Still survives in legend and even cheering for a sports team
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>> 2 bits, 4 bits, 6 bits a buck
>> All for {team or school name}
>> Lie down and {redacted}
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>> What is the 



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