The Number of the Day: $23,750

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A pair of dentures belonging to Winston Churchill recently sold at auction for $23,750.  The final purchase price was more than three times the amount the chompers were predicted to fetch.

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The same auction house also sold one of Churchill's partially smoked cigars for over $6,000.

[Source: The New York Times. See previous Numbers of the Day here.]

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