Money. - Free Online Library

The following short articles, written by Gertrude Stein in 1936,were first printed in the The Saturday Evening Post between June andOctober of that year. Although that was two generations ago, they arenevertheless delightfully contemporary. Foreshadowing the presentbudget deficits and the stuggles between Congress and the President tospend or not to spend monwy, Gertrude Stein tells us how very difficultit it"...for anybody to think money is money when there is more ofit than they can count."

Gertrude Stein felt she knew a great deal about money because she never earned any until she was almost 60 years old, when The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas was published in America an