The mill, equal to one-tenth of a cent, was declared the lowest money of account by the US Congress in 1786. The mill, as a coin, was never minted.
“E Pluribus Unum,” the Latin expression appearing on US currency, means “one out of many.”
Abraham Lincoln was carrying Confederate money when he was assassinated.
The shell is about 12 percent of the weight of an entire egg.
A 1982 survey found that 38 percent of the US population watched television during dinner.