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passbook

1. a customer's book in which is recorded by a trader a list of credit sales to that customer
2. (formerly in South Africa) an official document serving to identify the bearer, his race, his residence, and his employment
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"I was easy on you," he laughed and looked at the bankbook again.
Oh, yes - her parting words of wisdom before my brother and I married two wonderful women, advice given together with bankbooks: "You are leaving home now - just remember you can't ever come back here even though I'll miss you.
Nobuyuki Mitsui, 48, was arrested on suspicion of withdrawing 2 million yen from the account of a 70-year-old housewife using her cash card and the bankbook on Feb.
Luna has learned that over the bankbook, as in the bedroom, she cannot tell Steven everything.
I have recently changed my old National Savings blue bankbook over to the new Easy Access Savings Account.
Two entered the house and one distracted the woman by making her turn on taps while the others searched the house and took about pounds 200, a bankbook and other documents.
A THIEF stole a nurse's bankbook and clothing and tried to get money by impersonating her at a bank in Kobe, Japan.
In recent months the amount of money in my apartment had been minuscule, and my bankbook made it clear that my savings were also minuscule.
[The savings bankbook is usually red in Hong Kong.] At those moments, I feel very happy and comfortable."
Fined at home for publishing abroad without permission, he told me that he took his bankbook to a court that simply deducted the requisite sum.
I haven't read Jon's column yet, but I know what he is writing about and I'll bet my bankbook it includes the incendiary phrase "It's not rocket science".
Open a savings account and let them keep the bankbook so they can watch their money grow.