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OllieLotte Donating Member (495 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-12-08 03:27 PM
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13. Not worthless, but not worth much either.
They could run the printing press and keep paying you. The problem would be that the money they were paying you with could buy little or nothing. I heard of a case in Europe after WW1 where someone had left a basket of money lying around and someone came and took the basket leaving the money behind. I have a photo of a young woman actually stuffing bundles of money into a stove for heat. (I don't know how to post photo's otherwise I would put it on this post...sorry)

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