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    Pennsylvania March 10, 1769 2s/6d PCGS Fine 15. This issue is known as "Bettering House Money," and according to Newman, it was "authorized by the February 18, 1769 Act for the relief and employment of the poor in Philadelphia." We have handled very few examples of this denomination and this is certainly one of the nicer examples. The signatures of Stephen Collins, Luke Morris, and James Penrose can be clearly seen on this plate letter A example and the note is very well margined. These are priced at $1000 in Fine in Newman.

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