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  • 1st October 1885.-Introduction of sixpenny tariff.
  • Sixpenny illustrated magazines commenced with Good Words (1860) and the Quiver (1861), both religious in tendency.
  • They published paragraphs in the newspapers, articles in the magazines, sixpenny pamphlets, five-shilling books.
  • If a horse to be shod, or any broken tool were left with a sixpenny piece at the entrance of the cave the repairs would presently be executed.
  • The process is the same as that of finding the sum or differ I ence of 3 sixpences and 5 fourpences; we cannot subtract 3 sixpenny-bits from 5 fourpenny-bits, but we can express each as an equivalent number of Ones.

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