Some articles on banknotes, paper, banknote, banknote paper:
... Most banknotes are made from cotton paper (see also paper) with a weight of 80 to 90 grams per square meter ... Generally, the paper used is different from ordinary paper it is much more resilient, resists wear and tear (the average life of a banknote is two years), and also does not ... Unlike most printing and writing paper, banknote paper is infused with polyvinyl alcohol or gelatin, instead of water, to give it extra strength ...
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“A playwright ... is ... the litmus paper of the arts. Hes got to be, because if he isnt working on the same wave length as the audience, no one would know what in hell he was talking about. He is a kind of psychic journalist, even when hes great.”
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