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NOVA; Secrets of Making Money


Green label master - has lower thirds, other packaging. See doc only for M, E, D. D3 dubbed to Dbeta for repackaging in July 2002

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Secrets of Making Money
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Premiered March 1974 NOVA is a general-interest documentary series that addresses a single science issue each week. Billed as "science adventures for curious grown-ups" when it first aired in March, 1974, NOVA continues to offer an informative and entertaining approach to a challenging subject. 1996 marked NOVA's 23rd season, which makes it the longest-running science program on national television. It is also one of television's most acclaimed series, having won every major television award, most of them many times over. Series release date: 3/3/1974

Program Description

This program introduces a new look for Ben Franklin on the recently redesigned $100 bill. The new note includes a panoply of hard-to-reproduce features designed to thwart the growing ranks of counterfeiters, including the new breed who multiply their wealth at the local copy shop.



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Chicago: “NOVA; Secrets of Making Money,” 09/05/1996, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 19, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B763F70561E1400BA1F4EA35EF9849D9.
MLA: “NOVA; Secrets of Making Money.” 09/05/1996. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 19, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B763F70561E1400BA1F4EA35EF9849D9>.
APA: NOVA; Secrets of Making Money. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B763F70561E1400BA1F4EA35EF9849D9
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