New York library book returned 55 yea...

New York library book returned 55 years late, with $100

There are 6 comments on the Inside Bay Area story from Feb 6, 2013, titled New York library book returned 55 years late, with $100. In it, Inside Bay Area reports that:

The Daily News says the biography of a 16th-century priest called "Fire of Francis Xavier" was checked out of the Fort Washington branch in upper Manhattan on April 10, 1958.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Inside Bay Area.

“http://www.stude ntshelp.info”

Level 8

Since: Dec 12

http://www.studentshelp.info

#1 Feb 6, 2013
Honest person who returned the book. Salute ....

Since: Feb 09

Location hidden

#2 Feb 6, 2013
long time to read a book..

:0

lol
Level 7

Since: Apr 08

Location hidden

#3 Feb 6, 2013
PFfff wrote:
long time to read a book..
:0
lol
Ive read books like that, ya just keep starting over, and over,, trying to get into it..and too stubborn to give it up...
now that I think of it, think I still have one from High School...
:)

“Up with which, I will not put”

Since: Jul 08

Sao Paulo

#5 Feb 7, 2013
That's less than a daily interest of half-a-cent. A smart entrepreneur could lease out these library books for a profit.
Parden Pard

Catasauqua, PA

#6 May 10, 2015
(crossed fingers) Uh,Uh,,,I ain't got no books,,,,,,

“Forehead wrinkle”

Since: Dec 10

Homefries

#7 May 11, 2015
What's this thing they call "book"?

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Weird Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Evolution vs. Creation (Jul '11) 3 min DanFromSmithville 201,350
What Could Be Hot? (May '15) 3 min scars that wont heal 784
What song are you listening to right now? (Apr '08) 5 min scars that wont heal 194,326
Last two letters into two new words... (Jun '15) 5 min wichita-rick 3,511
WHAT???? A NEW word game? FOUR WORDS (Sep '08) 8 min ImFree2Choose 44,365
Word Association 2 (Sep '13) 40 min KNIGHT DeVINE 18,428
Single riders at carnivals/county fairs have ZE... 1 hr County fair man 4
TRUMP, Donald (Jun '15) 2 hr andet1987 178
JUST SAY SOMETHING. Whatever comes to mind!! (Aug '09) 3 hr grace-fallen 32,681
Crystal_Clears Kitchen (Refurbished) (Jan '16) 4 hr Uncle Enzo 8,540
What Turns You Off (Jun '11) 5 hr Go Blue Forever 7,826
More from around the web