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The Story behind the West Junee Fun Note Series

The following is the fictional backstory of West Junee written by the creator of this beautiful fantasy note series … SOVEREIGNTY LOST The country of West Junee lost its sovereignty to its neighbor Qeshland in 346 MT one year after the death of Queen Lorreen Cruzk. Although the queen’s cause of death is officially recorded…

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Poneet Islands -Beautiful Fun Note Series

According to research by The Blissdane Naive Historical Society (BNHS) the Poneetians’ have inhabited the Poneet Islands for eight centuries or perhaps even longer. Where they came from however, is clouded in mystery. Most of the Poneet Island’s early history has been handed down by stories told by elders and the Poneetian people regard these…

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Crazy for Eights – Chinese Lucky Money

The Chinese have traditionally considered the number 8 to be lucky, which is fortunate for us as it has created its own category of collectible banknotes called “Lucky Money”; banknotes with eights in the serial number. This category is one of many serial number patterns that are collected by banknote enthusiasts. Other number combinations include…

5 Rupee Banknote Paper featuring watermark of King George VI

Banknote paper with watermarked portrait of King George VI recovered from the wreckage of the S.S. Breda

Two days before Christmas of 1940, the English ship, the S.S. Breda bound for India, lay anchored in Banderloch, Scotland. Before she was able to make her journey, two German Heinkel bomber planes dove out of the skies and attacked the Breda’s convoy. Although she did not receive a direct hit, the blasts ruptured a water inlet pipe…