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Posted by John Huggins on March 22, 2001 03:31:49 UTC

Actually, the motto "In God we trust" dates back to the American Civil War.

Look here for the details:

http://www.ustreas.gov/opc/opc0011.html

It is true that the motto appeared on paper money in the 1950s as a continuation of what had been on coins for decades.

It is quite an interesting read no matter what one thinks about God.

John

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