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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

PLENTY OF BILLS, NOT ENOUGH BULLETS...

The Confederate States of America suffered shortages of nearly everything else, but they experienced no shortage of paper currency—there were a bewildering variety of national and locally produced currencies:

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Note: Unfortunately for the Southern cause, all of that currency started losing value the moment it left the printing press…

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