Thursday, November 21, 2019

Did You Know

Did you know the term buck, when referring to a dollar, came from the seventeen hundreds when the hide of a buck deer was worth a dollar.


34 comments:

  1. Filed away for future trivial pursuit.

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  2. No, I didn't know. Times have changed! Hugs, Valerie

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  3. Never knew that one. Guess they passed the buck for a buck

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  4. Now you can't even get a duck for a buck.

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  5. Heh, I was talking to hubs about that a couple days ago. Imagine if that was still the case, and you had to give 150,000 for a house. That's just one house. There would be no deer left!

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  6. So that's where it originates from. I had no clue

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  7. No, I didn't know that … but I do now!
    Thank you.

    All the best Jan

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  8. I did not know that. Learn something new every day.

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  9. Wow! Didn't know this, but it makes sense, right? Hope your weekend was fabulous! Hugs, RO

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  10. I had no idea. What an interesting tidbit. :)

    Hope you have a fantastic week!
    ~Jess

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