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At Least It Wasn't a Noble, Which Equals 20 Groats!

By selling 240 oranges at 5 for 2 d. half of which cost 3 a penny and the other half 2 a penny, it is evident I lose a groat; pray how comes that to pass?


Source: M.S. 1743-44