Change in our change 50 years ago: Monday Morning Brief, November 16, 2015

Published : 11/16/15
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Fifty years ago this month, Americans began seeing something new in their change … something unprecedented … something unsettling: the first U.S. coins made of a copper-nickel clad composition. The 1965 Washington quarter dollars were first of their kind to bear no silver. Change was happening.

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