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THE THREEPENNY PROBLEM

'With great respect, sir,' said Mr Quillian, ` I must differ from you. I had the same idea and tried it. I told the conductor that I had a bet that I would get my change entirely in threepennies. I thought it would appeal to his sporting instinct. All he said was, " You've lost, then," and gave me the change without as much as one threepenny in it. Seemed rather pleased about it, too.'
'I'd much the same experience,' said Dr Alden. ` As I gave the man my half-crown I mentioned that I was a collector of threepenny bits, and asked him if he could help me. He gave me two shillings and three pennies.
'" Well," he said, " if you like to step off at the Bank of England and ask the Chief Cashier to give you threepennies for that little lot, you can mention my name." '
'It's quite possible,' said the chairman, ` that those conductors had not got the threepennies to give you. I go for days sometimes without as much as seeing a threepenny bit. It really looks as if the problem presented

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