wooden nickel


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wooden nickel

cheap counterfeits circulating in 1850s America. [Am. Hist.: Brewer Dictionary, 1164]
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Alphabet Unmasked: Inside the Creative Mind of David Morice by Joye Chizek and Tom Walz, 2013, Wooden Nickel Art Press, Iowa City, Iowa.
Greer (author); THE EYES OF INDIA; Wooden Nickel Press (Children's: Young Adult Fiction) 15.99 ISBN: 9780988289109
When she was 17 she ran away from home with her mothers permission to Los Angeles for a career in the music business, She recorded 4 LP's (remember those?) for Wooden Nickel Records/RCA and toured with legendary folk great, John Denver, opening for him is such prestigious venue's as The Cellar Door, Carnegie Hall and The Greek Theater.
In a single week in September, he buckled in the face of Russian pressure and he took a giant wooden nickel from Iran.
25-26 Wooden Nickel Buffalo Farm Annual Powwow and Festival.
Wild Oats gives you the option of taking 5 cents off your bill for each bag you bring in and use or getting a wooden nickel for each bag, which can be donated at the door to a local charity.
A coin dealer confirmed that this was no wooden nickel. The coin turned out to be a rare gold reproduction of an Austrian four ducat, valued at $300.
If you think paying a dollar for a penny sounds like something only a crazy person would do, maybe you'd be more interested in wooden nickels. You can get 1,000 of them customized with your own design for about $100 at the Wooden Nickel Historical Museum in San Antonio, Texas.
They were arrested as part of Operation Wooden Nickel, a massive undercover federal operation in the currency markets.
* "Lower expectations by pretending to give the store away when actually you've only conceded a wooden nickel or two."
Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, Pa., Firestarters can drop a "wooden nickel" on anyone they spot doing a good deed, says Anthony Ardire, MD, former medical director, clinical improvement and safety officer at Hershey and now a medical director at Studer.