The Insurance Act of 1943?

Answer Insurance has always been a tricky business. The law can favor insurers or those making claims. In South Africa, under the now repealed Insurance Act of 1943, the law basically favored insurers, wi... Read More »

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What is the value of a 1943 silver penny?

The 1943 silver penny was actually cast from low-grade steel with a zinc coating, causing the silver color. Copper needs during World War II brought about this change. These coins are quite common ... Read More »

What is the value of a 1943 silver dime?

A 1943 Mercury dime is worth approximately $4 to $5 in average circulated condition as of 2010. Dimes minted in 1943 are not scarce, and changes in value are largely due to fluctuations in the valu... Read More »

What was the first computer called in 1943?

In 1943, J. Presper Eckert and John Mauchly of the University of Pennsylvania began construction on the Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer (ENIAC). A secret World War II military project,... Read More »

Who are the people sitting below the President's podium facing away from the President during the President's State of the Union Address?