Buffalo Nickel


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Buffalo Nickel

A copper coin minted by the United States between 1913 and 1938. It was worth 1/20 of one dollar.
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The Buffalo nickel was made from 1913 through 1938.
Mint produced the last of the old buffalo nickels, glass shattered in Europe, Snow White sang "Some Day My Prince Will Come," and Aunt Vi had to go down to San Francisco to bring Mama home for the last time.
The charms include: Buttons from clothing; a buffalo nickel and a half penny; a plastic mini-pickle making a sour face; a bullet shell; a plastic toy action figure gun; St Christopher, my travel safety coin; a guitar pick; poker chips; and broken tiles from skatespots.
SMITH'S novels are Thin Men of Haddam, Country Music, The Vestal Virgin Room, Buffalo Nickel, Hunter's Trap, Understanding Women, Gabriel's Eye, Purple Hearts, and the forthcoming Steplings.
Letts' bravado matches his getup, as Teach wheedles himself into the half-baked plan by junkshop owner Don (Francis Guinan) to steal a coin collection after selling a buffalo nickel for what he believes was an unjust sum.
'At that time, you would commonly see a buffalo nickel or a Mercury dime," said Dr.
The Thomas Jefferson nickel debuted in 1938, nudging aside the 25-yearold coin known as the Indian Head nickel or buffalo nickel. The George Washington quarter first appeared in 1932, the bicentennial of Washington's birth.
Let's say you're a fortune teller who specializes in divining your clients' supposedly "ideal" occupations by reassorting the letters in their names, and that one day the 12-year-old Ross walks into your tent, plunks down his buffalo nickel, and spells out his name for you.
In fact, the one item we are told of his selling--the buffalo nickel whose sale precedes the action of the play--Don spends the entire play trying to get back.
If you produce and ship parts that are above the "real" concentricity limit and do not function properly, what someone will "OK" (when evaluating data) in a conference room isn't worth a Buffalo Nickel.
The flip side echoes the famous buffalo nickel made from 1913 to 1938.
Both the Jefferson nickel and Buffalo nickel designs are entirely indigenous, with only the barest nod to another culture in the motto E Pluribus Unum (from many--one).

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