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Always Wanted to be a Cheesemonger

Pay a baker's bill of two pounds, a grocer's of three pounds, a milliner's of five pounds, a linen-draper's of sixteen pounds, and a cheesemonger's of seven pounds, and find the amount of the whole.


Source: Bultler's Arithmetical Questions on a New Plan, 1806, No. 36