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Roll of 1955 doubled Die cents found

JimnightJimnight Posts: 10,820 ✭✭✭✭✭

April fools

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    OnastoneOnastone Posts: 3,786 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I read the title, looked at the date posted, and knew it had to be April Fools!!!!!

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    FrazFraz Posts: 1,860 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Caesar Rodney is the only horse commemorated on U.S. coinage. He was the father of thoroughbreds of our country—props to Delaware for that.

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    PerryHallPerryHall Posts: 45,438 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @Fraz said:
    Caesar Rodney is the only horse commemorated on U.S. coinage. He was the father of thoroughbreds of our country—props to Delaware for that.

    There was also a silver half dollar issued in 1982 to commemorate George Washington's horse.

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    ajaanajaan Posts: 17,124 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Lafayette dollar commemorative.


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    FrazFraz Posts: 1,860 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Got me!

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    FrazFraz Posts: 1,860 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @PerryHall said:

    @Fraz said:
    Caesar Rodney is the only horse commemorated on U.S. coinage. He was the father of thoroughbreds of our country—props to Delaware for that.

    There was also a silver half dollar issued in 1982 to commemorate George Washington's horse.

    The horse was born in 1732?

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    PerryHallPerryHall Posts: 45,438 ✭✭✭✭✭

    The 1925 Stone Mountain half commemoratives both Robert E. Lee's horse and Stonewall Jackson's horse.

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    BillJonesBillJones Posts: 33,485 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Given the fact that they were all form one production run and tended to show up as change from cigarette vending machines, there probably was a roll or two of them in 1955.

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    gumby1234gumby1234 Posts: 5,428 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @Fraz said:
    Caesar Rodney is the only horse commemorated on U.S. coinage. He was the father of thoroughbreds of our country—props to Delaware for that.

    Caesar Rodney was a founding father of the country, not a horse.

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    PerryHallPerryHall Posts: 45,438 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @gumby1234 said:

    @Fraz said:
    Caesar Rodney is the only horse commemorated on U.S. coinage. He was the father of thoroughbreds of our country—props to Delaware for that.

    Caesar Rodney was a founding father of the country, not a horse.

    Caesar Rodney was also a great Roman emperor. ;)

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    FrazFraz Posts: 1,860 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited April 1, 2024 8:56AM

    @gumby1234 said:

    @Fraz said:
    Caesar Rodney is the only horse commemorated on U.S. coinage. He was the father of thoroughbreds of our country—props to Delaware for that.

    Caesar Rodney was a founding father of the country, not a horse.

    No way! That’s not Paul Revere?
    A poser?
    Uh, Delaware, I want my props back.

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    gumby1234gumby1234 Posts: 5,428 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @PerryHall said:

    @gumby1234 said:

    @Fraz said:
    Caesar Rodney is the only horse commemorated on U.S. coinage. He was the father of thoroughbreds of our country—props to Delaware for that.

    Caesar Rodney was a founding father of the country, not a horse.

    Caesar Rodney was also a great Roman emperor. ;)

    Well thats a different Caesar

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    Manifest_DestinyManifest_Destiny Posts: 3,719 ✭✭✭✭✭

    @PerryHall said:

    @gumby1234 said:

    @Fraz said:
    Caesar Rodney is the only horse commemorated on U.S. coinage. He was the father of thoroughbreds of our country—props to Delaware for that.

    Caesar Rodney was a founding father of the country, not a horse.

    Caesar Rodney was also a great Roman emperor. ;)

    It's cool that they named the horse after an emperor. Must have been an awesome horse!

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    FrazFraz Posts: 1,860 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited April 1, 2024 10:12AM

    @Manifest_Destiny said:

    @PerryHall said:

    @gumby1234 said:

    @Fraz said:
    Caesar Rodney is the only horse commemorated on U.S. coinage. He was the father of thoroughbreds of our country—props to Delaware for that.

    Caesar Rodney was a founding father of the country, not a horse.

    Caesar Rodney was also a great Roman emperor. ;)

    It's cool that they named the horse after an emperor. Must have been an awesome horse!

    And a damn good comedian.

    I see the topic for new reverses on the quarters now.

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    johnny9434johnny9434 Posts: 27,514 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Some of have been called a horses, umm never mind, not that important 😒

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