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US MPC Series 521

Issued: May 25,1954

Withdrawn: May 27,1958

Countries of use: Austria, Belgium, England, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Japan, Korea, Morocco, Netherlands, Northern Ireland, Philippines, Ryukyus, Scotland, Trieste, Yugoslavia

Printed by Forbes Lithographic, Boston, MA; numbered and separated by Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Front of fractional notes "Allegorical" engraved by Arthur Wasserbach. $1 note front "Liberty" by G.F.C. Smillie. $1 note back engraved by John Eissler. $5 note front "Flowers of the South" was engraved by L. S. Schofield & D. S. Ronaldson while the back was engraved by G.F.C. Smillie. The $10 notes front design "Ceres" is another G.F.C. Smillie engraving while the back "Justice" was engraved by Marcus Baldwin.

There were three printings for this series. The first included all denominations. The second printing excluded the $10 note while the third printing excluded both the $5 and $10 dollar notes.

Denominations: 5 cents, 10 cents, 25 cents, 50 cents, 1 dollar, 5 dollars, and 10 dollars.

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US MPC Series 521 - 5 cents

 

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US Series 521 5cent front by UGotaHaveArt, on Flickr

 

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US Series 521 5cent back by UGotaHaveArt, on Flickr

 

note from Art's collection

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US MPC Series 521 - 25 cents

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US Series 521 25cent front by UGotaHaveArt, on Flickr

 

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US Series 521 25cent back by UGotaHaveArt, on Flickr

notes from Art's collection

Edited by Art
added one without the holes
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