The joke here being, as shown in a later panel, that Mutt, who finally gets a 1909 in change at cigar store, tries to sell it to Jeff only to find that Jeff was offering $10 for 1,909 Lincoln pennies and he now wanted the other 1,908.
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- Letters to the Editor (February 7, 2017) ‘Average’ collector values history, geography in coins Reading Dave Harper’s editorial and the Viewpoint of the Jan. 3 issue I’m responding to both giving my collection preferences and my general agreement with the Viewpoint column. I collected coins as a child with my father and probably stopped in high school and didn’t start again until I ...
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