Friday, March 5, 2010

Two Pennies in a Fountain (Hills store)

Today I was in Fountain Hills, Arizona, a fancy, isolated little town at a store, and as I was leaving, I spotted two pennies on the floor by a coin machine. You know, one of those big green clunky contraptions that you pour your money in and something spits out. I have no idea. A sheet of paper to redeem somewhere? Dollar bills? Coins for the change that don't quite add up to a dollar? I don't know. I've never used one.

But I found these two pennies on the floor. Couldn't pour them in? I don't know. But duh. There are some lazy people out there.

This Found Money FACTS:
Denomination: 2 pennies
Year:  1978 and 2004
U.S. Mint:  Denver
Condition:  1 average, 1 really dark and dingy
How many coins/bills found to date:  17
How much found money to date:  $.35

1 comment:

  1. LOL! I spent a week in Las Vegas checking the coin returns on those types of machines - now, THAT'S where you'll FIND money.

    I have a good friend who lives in Fountain Hills - maybe I can 'arrange' for you to find some more money...


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