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    Pennsylvania March 10, 1769 2s PMG Very Good 10. Known as "Bettering House Money," these notes were issued to help provide relief and employment for the poor people of Philadelphia. Plate letter B is seen on this example. Although there is a small amount of paper loss at the margins, all of the text remains. Stephen Collins, Luke Morris, and James Penrose were the signers on this note. Splits were mentioned by PMG.

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