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George Washington, Irving Fisher, Reginald Mckenna


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"Paper money has had the effect in your state that it will ever have, to ruin commerce, oppress the honest, and open the door to every species of fraud and injustice."

-- George Washington

(1732-1799) Founding Father, 1st US President, 'Father of the Country'

Source: in letter to J. Bowen, Rhode Island, Jan. 9, 1787




"Thus, our national circulating medium is now

at the mercy of loan transactions of banks, which lend,

not money, but promises to supply money they do not possess."

-- Irving Fisher

(1867-1947) American economist

Source: 100% Money, 1935




"Those who create and issue money and credit

direct the policies of government and

hold in the hollow of their hands

the destiny of the people."

-- Reginald McKenna

(1863-1943) British Chancellor of Exchequer


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