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MINT. The place designated by law, where money is coined by authority of the government of the United States.
     2. The mint was established by the Act of April 2, 1792, 1 Story's L. U. S. 227, and located at Philadelphia, where, by virtue of sundry acts of congress, it still remains. Act of April 24, 1800, 1 Story, 770; Act of March 3, 1801, 1 Story, 816; Act of May 19, 1828, 4 Sharsw. cont. of Story's L. U. S. 2120.
     3. Below will be found a reference to the acts of congress now in force in relation to the mint. Act of January 18, 1837, 4 Sharsw. cont. of Story, L. U. S. 2120; Act of May 19, 1828, 4 Id. 2120; Act of May 3, 1835; Act of February 13, 1837; Act of March 3, 1849; Act of March 3, 1851, s. 11. Vide Coin; Foreign Coin; Money.

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How, I knew not, for I could come at no knowledge of anything, more than this, that he came home about three o'clock in the morning, caused the rest of his goods to be removed into the Mint, and the shop to be shut up; and having raised what money he could get together, he got over, as I said, to France, from whence I had one or two letters from him, and no more.
This I did effectually, for I went into the Mint too, took lodgings in a very private place, dressed up in the habit of a widow, and called myself Mrs.
Her husband had been a captain of a merchant ship, and having had the misfortune to be cast away coming home on a voyage from the West Indies, which would have been very profitable if he had come safe, was so reduced by the loss, that though he had saved his life then, it broke his heart, and killed him afterwards; and his widow, being pursued by the creditors, was forced to take shelter in the Mint.
Perhaps, mademoiselle, they might give that much at the mint, for there they coin money; but, in this shop, no one will give more than five francs for that thimble.
Our readers may remember the unsigned reports we published relating to the 'Left foot of the Rue Oberkampf,' at the time of the famous robbery of the Credit Universel, and the famous case of the 'Gold Ingots of the Mint.
JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) has announced its newest addition to its Mint experience with a locally curated ice cream program that features favorite flavors from artisanal ice makers based in Boston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, and San Francisco, the airline said.
The Mint accepted the top spot for the Visitor Experience Award, the Tourism Visitor Education Award and the Cultural Tourism Award, highlighting a successful year with record visitor numbers and the 50th anniversary of decimal currency celebrations.
The town has long been established as home of the Mint.
From October 1-31, anyone who dares to attempt Mint Indian Bistro's signature Inferno Curry and succeeds at finishing the dish will receive: a $50 Mint Indian Bistro gift card, an entry into a drawing for complimentary dinner entrees for a year (one per month, 12 entrees total) and a spot on Mint Indian Bistro's Wall of Fame.
Spearmint Mix TicTac mints is joining the TicTac brand's portfolio of mint flavors, which includes Freshmints, Powermint and Wintergreen Tic Tac mints.
The move marks the first time since 1968 that customers have the opportunity to own a newly-minted precious metal bar bearing the RMR initials, which represent the Royal Mint Refinery.
Abdul Razzak Al Abdullah, Chairman of MINT Middle East said: "Our decision to partner with S2M was based on their offering of cutting-edge technology, which aligns with the future strategic objectives of Mint.