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halfpenny

, ha'penny
1. a small British coin worth half a new penny, withdrawn from circulation in 1985
2. an old British coin worth half an old penny
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O'Hanlon and Graham's book, A Half Penny on the Federal Dollar, will prove invaluable to anyone who wants to understand the past, present and future of U.
Rod said on the US show that he was "trying for one more" with other half Penny Lancaster, 38.
The second "major" on the Midland PGA Order of Merit calendar sits high up on Prosser's list of targets and, when the Half Penny Green professional learned he was drawn alongside last year's winner, it seemed as if fate had dealt him a welcome challenge.
After crossing the line three times in the second half Penny, 19, answered any lingering guestions about his awesome potential.
OPSEC, formerly known as Applied Optical Technologies, closed a half penny better at 103p, just below its year high of 105p as investors continue to digest the news of last week's positive trading update that the group believes that the results for the year to March 31 2007 will be "significantly ahead of market expectations".
JUST as the proverbial ship sank for the want of a half penny of tar, so staff and patients are suffering because minor jobs are being left undone in our hospitals.
Clifton's website allows online purchasing and distributes the prepaid cards under the following trademarks: Original, Original Texas, Original New York, Northern Star, Half Penny, and Prestige.
Does anyone remember Sammy Dargue's little shop that sold sweets and Shirley Temple bubblegum and half penny lucky bags?
Rod said on the US show that he was "trying for one more" with other half Penny Lancaster, 38, but then added: "The wife's gonna kill me - she hates me doing that.
A special half penny stamp was introduced for cards in 1870.
Quality control group Intertek's first official day of trading on the market also resulted in a half penny increase to 437 1 /2p.