Dollar Coins

Some articles on dollar, dollar coins, coins, dollars, dollar coin:

United States $1 Coin Act Of 1997 - Debate
... one dollar bill ... Anthony dollar's failure to the fact that it looked and felt like the quarter and the simultaneous circulation of the dollar bill ... Kolbe recommended phasing out the paper dollar, warning that the Sacagawea would face the same fate as its predecessor if the bill remained in circulation ...
Currency in The Shanghai International Settlement
... Until the 1840s these silver dollar coins were Spanish coins minted mainly in Mexico City, but from the 1840s these gave way to Mexican republican dollars ... did not necessarily correspond to circulating coins ... China also had a mixture of coins, including Chinese Copper Cash coins and Mexican dollars ...
Winter Olympic Coins - Specifications For Winter Games Coins - 2010 Vancouver Olympics
... Calgary, Alberta to announce the release of the Vancouver Olympic commemorative coins ... The newest denomination for the Vancouver Olympic coins is twenty-five dollars ... The twenty-five dollar coins are the first Modern Olympic coins ever to have a hologram on the reverse ...
Sacagawea Dollar - Background
... Due to the limited circulation of the Eisenhower dollar, it was decided in the 1970s that a smaller dollar coin might prove more useful to the public ... Congress approved legislation to provide for a smaller dollar coin to be minted, which would depict Susan B ... These new dollars also proved unpopular, due in large part to their similarity in size and metallic composition to the quarter-dollar ...

Famous quotes containing the words coins and/or dollar:

    No Time, spoke the clocks, no God, rang the bells,
    I drew the white sheet over the islands
    And the coins on my eyelids sang like shells.
    Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)

    Any time you take a chance you better be sure the rewards are worth the risk because they can put you away just as fast for a ten dollar heist as they can for a million dollar job.
    Stanley Kubrick (b. 1928)