New York, NY. December 1974. The famous Numismaths M.T.B. expect a big order for the Krugerrand, a gold piece made in South Africa but stocked in the US. Oficially from December 1974 on americans will be able to buy gold for the first time in 41 years. The forecast is that americans are going to buy at least 280 tons of gold during the month of January and for the coming year the purchases will attain the figures of 500 million dollars. The United States is back on the gold standard.
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