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Re: Travel Voucher for bumming a room to geocache [GPS Stash]


So is it old school that called them Franklins?

And really old school that called them C notes?


--- In gpsstash@y..., "Jon Stanley" wrote:
> Andrew Jackson was the 7th president of the US (1829-1837) and
appears
> on the US $20 bill. Benjamin Franklin was one of our founding
fathers
> and appears on the $100 bill. As a result, slang has developed
here for
> the bills: "Jackson" for the $20 bill, and "Benjamin" for the $100
bill.
>
> "Benjamins" has also become generic slang for money, as in "He's
doing
> it all for the Benjamins."
>
> Jon (Moun10Bike)
>
>