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Ben Franklins Will Get a Security Makeover

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Ben Franklins Will Get a Security Makeover

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Ben Franklins Will Get a Security Makeover

Ben Franklins Will Get a Security Makeover

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The $100 bill is in for a facelift. And when it emerges, Ben Franklin will sport some new threads — security threads, that is.

Robert Siegel talks with Douglas Crane, vice president of Dalton, Mass.-based Crane and Co., about a security strip that his company makes that will likely be in the newest version of the $100 bill.

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