The Paul McIlvaine Collection - WWII Short Snorters - U. S. Currency
The Short Snorter Project
1923 $1 LARGE SIZE SILVER CERTIFICATE SHORT SNORTER #2
Speelman – White,    Serial # R76530931B
This is a spectacular find – a 1923 Speelman-White $1 Silver Certificate dated and signed during World War II on April 4,
1945.  MOST UNUSUAL!  Acquired from a local coin shop. Prominent on the reverse is the inscription: “THE BEST RIDE
YOU’LL EVER HAVE  “HAWAII TO GOOD OLD U.S.A.  Luck and best always  “KEN” EASTMAN FLIGHT MU050  4/4/45”
FRONT SIGNATURES:





Kenneth H. Fort



Dayle Whieloed
Fort Smith, Ark.













Jack Edwards
Clovis, Calif.




Roger Johnson
Portland, Oreg















Willie E. Williams
San Antonio, Tex


T/S Joseph A. Logan


Riv W. Frenney   
510  54th Place
Chicago, Ill




1st Sgt Vernon Duncan
BACK SIGNATURES:























Sgt. Ray W. Pinkston

Unintelligible, except
for Capt.



Ernon P. Smith


Fay Hamilton

Bill Kernier

Henry Arr


Jim L. May


Domenic Garzia           
Stamford, Conn



Charles Gordon          
Md



Louis P. Cooneli          
Russellville




Matthew Forkar           
West Newton, Pa

Jack Renfeld

William Koehler


Chana … unintelligible