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To the editor:
I thought I would inform you of some newsworthy
information in order for consumers and merchants to be aware.
About a week ago, while making a Legends Billiards Bar bank
deposit, it was discovered that one of the 50s was possibly
counterfeit. The bank sent it off to the Fed for verification. I was
told yesterday, the Fed confirmed it was. The customer who gave it
to us, very well could have received it from any other location or
another person who had no idea it was counterfeit. We were just out
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However, since this has happened and going forward, we are taking
special precaution to check the currency. Even though this was just
one bill that may have slipped through the cracks, I thought it best
to let you know so you may want to give a "heads up" to everyone
else out there, especially through the holidays. Merchant and
Nancy K. Otto
New Holland Banking Center
December 16, 2008]
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