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In 1603 it was ordered that one quart of best ale, or two of small, should be sold for one penny.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
Since the end of 1847, not a penny has come into his own pocket either through piano-playing and conducting, or through teaching.
A system of supplying school-children with penny dinners is the latest philanthropic movement.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
Cert ante hoc tempus vix vnquam Gallis vacatum fuit conuertdis incolarum ad Christum animis.
Nam Sacerdos ille, qui huc ante nos aduenerat, nostro statim adutu in Galliam sua ipse sponte & pro veteri desiderio remigrauit.
In the same year he also manufactured two million penny tokens for our soldiers in Spain, which were not forbidden.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
The penny at that time was equal to a shilling of the present day, and would, relatively, purchase as much.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
The commissioners were unanimously of opinion it was a good fifteen-penny copy of the defendant's countenance.
The jury handed down the verdict that the parsons were entitled to their back pay but awarded damages of one penny to each parson.
Send out your invitations by a servant, or man hired for the purpose; do not trust them to despatch or penny post.

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