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    North Carolina August 8, 1778 $40 Freedom of Speech and Liberty of the Press PMG Choice Extremely Fine 45 EPQ.
    This 45 EPQ is the highest graded example we've seen of this note. This entire series is extremely popular due in large part to their evocative mottos. This is one of the most popular, "Freedom of Speech, and the Liberty of the Press," which apparently was Colonial speak for fake news. We like the old version. The note is at the top of the population reports for both services combined. Value is added both by the assigned EPQ and the wonderfully patriotic motto. We have sold this note twice before, and on both occasions, the price surprised us to the up side. That may well happen again.
    From the Thomas A. Gray Collection of North Carolina Colonial Currency


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    September, 2018
    5th-11th Wednesday-Tuesday
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