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Example sentences for sixpence

If you are not found out, you shall have a present of seven-and-sixpence to start life with as a lady in a shop.
And then don't forget farthings, sixpence and guineas.
The devout works in the study were jumbled with seven pamphlets valued at sixpence.

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