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QUARTER. A measure of length, equal to four inches. Vide Measure.

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The launch of the Rhode Island quarter marks an important moment in American history and a milestone for the 50 State Quarters Program," Johnson said.
Bibb's president and chief executive, Michael Fulbright, noted: "Second quarter marks a turning point for the Bibb Company on a number of fronts.
This quarter marks only the second time in company history that we've reported a profit in the second quarter.
David B Warner, president and CEO of the company, said, 'We have achieved an important milestone in our company's history, this quarter marks our fourth sequential quarterly profit.