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New Name, Same Person

March 2023
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For the first time, the signature that appears on greenbacks has been changed while the Treasurer of the United States is still in office. New paper currency is now signed Dorothy Andrews Kabis instead of Dorothy Andrews Elston, a result of the Treasurer’s marriage last September to W. L. Kabis.

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