New $100 bill has Philly written all over it

A new security feature on the $100 bill will depict the Liberty Bell inside an inkwell, a symbol of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. At some angles, the bell turns a copper color, blending into the inkwell.

The new $100 bill's long-delayed release date is now Oct. 8, 2013. The bill will feature all sorts of familiar Philadelphia images, starting, of course, with local legend Ben Franklin. He's why C-notes are also called Benjamins. The Declaration of Independence and the Liberty Bell, part of two new security features, join a new view of Independence Hall. See for more information on the new $100 bill.

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