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This article from yesterday:

The finest known Auto dollar of a specific variety highlights Champion Coin Auctions’ Dec. 3 sale in Macau.

The 1928 silver dollar from China’s Kweichow Province was issued to honor Governor Chou His-cheng, who had just completed a motor road through his province. According to cataloger Bruce Smith, the road was actually built as part of a famine relief operation and was financed in part by the International Famine Relief Commission.

An American engineer...

http://www.coinworld.com/news/world-coins/2016/12/finest-known-1928-auto-dollar-highlights-champion-december-3-auction.html#