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Tokens used for payments => Food and drink tokens => Topic started by: brandm24 on January 07, 2021, 12:39:26 PM

Title: You can't be serious!
Post by: brandm24 on January 07, 2021, 12:39:26 PM
A round token from Oblong, Illinois? Seriuosly?  1 cent...or is it 2 cents?.  ???.. circa 1910.

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Bruce
Title: Re: You can't be serious!
Post by: FosseWay on January 07, 2021, 01:13:57 PM
Saw the thread title and thought it would have something to do with John McEnroe  ;D
Title: Re: You can't be serious!
Post by: brandm24 on January 07, 2021, 03:44:43 PM
Quote from: FosseWay on January 07, 2021, 01:13:57 PM
Saw the thread title and thought it would have something to do with John McEnroe  ;D

If he were on WoC he probably would respond...#@(**&x%##+...the class act he is. :anger:

Haven't heard that name in a long while.

Bruce
Title: Re: You can't be serious!
Post by: brandm24 on January 08, 2021, 01:10:32 PM
Still haven't found out where the odd name came from, but I did come across this neat National Banknote from Oblong, series 1929.

Bruce