Coal note

COAL NOTE, Eng. law. A species of promissory note authorized by the st. 3 Geo. H., c. 26, SSSS 7 and 8, which, having these words expressed therein, namely, "value received in coals," are to be protected and noted as inland bills of exchange.

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Despite a substantial increase in coal production, earnings and cash flow for the 1999 three and six month periods were down compared with the same periods in 1998 primarily due to lower natural gas prices and less other income as certain coal notes receivable mature.