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End of the Fiscal Year

November 30 marked the end of the fiscal year and many states and corporations were reporting their expenditures and balances, along with other statistics.  Pennsylvania, for example, reported a total public debt of $38,638,961.07 and an available balance in the state treasury of $839,323.09. (By John Osborne)  
Source Citation: 
The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the Year 1861 (Boston: Crosby, Nichols, Lee and Company, 1860), 348.


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