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Thu October 3, 2013
Family Dog Eats Couple's Vacation Money
Originally published on Thu October 3, 2013 12:53 pm
STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:
Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.
The U.S. dollar remains strong, having weathered an economic meltdown, a government shutdown and the stomach of a dog. Wayne Klinkel of Montana was on vacation with his wife. They left the dog in a car when they stopped at a restaurant and returned to find the dog, Sundance, had eaten five $100 bills. Mr. Klinkel's family collected pieces of money as they emerged and sent them to the U.S. Treasury, which has now reimbursed him.
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