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    ARKANSAS

    2" diameter disc issued with plates 1911 through at least 1921.
    Plates ordered in bold.

               PASSENGER             TRUCK                DEALER
    1911        1 -   1598        (Began 1921)        (Reported 1916)
    1912        1 -   2500*
    1913        1 -   3597*
    1914        1 -   5124
    1915        1 -   7610
    1916        1 -  15450*
    1917        1 -  26301
    1918        1 -  40794
    1919        1 -  43961                            50160 - A50438
    1920        1 -  58486                            60037 -
    1921        1 -  70710*
    1922        1 -  76-619*     8-844 -                208 -    368
    1923        1 -  69-388     84-937 -            A90-505 -
          100-775 - 112-808
    1924        1 - 128-165*   131-057 - 137-819    145-867 - 146-574-D
          157-207 -            150-754 -
    1925        1 - 156-937    162-872 - 173-196    176-208 - 176-658-A
          183-806 - 199-556*   206-017 - 207-849
    1926        1 - 183-950*   197-261 - 224-845       156A -     680
          232-781 - 244-994*
    1927        1 - 158-053    265-329 - 284-248
          233-138 - 234-012
    1928        1 - 176-890    258-986 - 271-464
    1929        1 - 225-092*   242-464 - 258-666
    1930        1 - 207-150*
    1931        1 - 188-133*   230-882 -
          202-852 -
    1932        1 - 169-517*   227-649 - 272-913         TRAILER
          208-568 -
    1933        1 - 125-000    218-001 - 273-400    274-001 - 279-000
                    146-173
          200-001 - 205-000
          209-501 - 210-000
    1934        1 - 177-805*   216-723 - 262-958    277-353 - 280-467
    1935        1 - 172-260*   212-949 - 274-186
    1936       -1 - 178-992*   206-999 - 275-972    277-711 - 284-075
    1937       -1 - 182-230*   199-970 - 261-646    276-074 -
    1938       -1 - 177-037*   216-472 - 275-729
    1939       -1 - 186-174*   200-725 - 262-545    278-506 -
    1940       -1 - 192-823*   204-132 - 271-176    277-473 - 283-316
          300-988 -
    1941       -1 - 193-122    203-216 - 276-566    283-824 -
          310-291 - 333-575*
    1942       -1 - 194-297    203-519 - 261-253    281-098 -
          300-732 - 389-821

    1936-41:  Formats -1 to -99, 1-00 to 9-99, 1-000 to 399-999
    1942:     Formats -1 to -999, 1-000 to 399-999
    1943-47:  Non-Passenger 400-001 - 699-999.
    1950-56:  County assignments believed to start with Pulaski,
              followed by remaining 74 counties alphabetically.
    1954:     $5 extra fee began for reserved numbers.  Perhaps not all
              low numbers made; 4,750 issued in 1953 when free but only
              1,075 issued in 1954.

    1944   1 - 224-093*                             1951   1 - 374-245*
    1945   1 - 217-812*                             1952   1 - 379-223*
    1946   1 - 221-852                              1953   1 - 393-290*
    1947   1 - 244-719*                             1954   1 - 392-784*
    1948   1 - 344-322                              1955   1 - 398-595*
    1949 TAB   2166 - 298131*                       1956   1 - 421-615*
    1950   1 - 374-061*

    1957-67 FORMATS       1 -    9999     Reserved numbers.
                        1-1 - 9-99999
                       10-1 - 75-9999     76 = Supplemental.

    1957-60 and 1961-67 county codes on County Code page.

    7-DIGIT PLATES
    Highest number expected per registration figures (*or observed
    number, if higher):
     
           PULASKI    PHILLIPS    BENTON     WHITE      MILLER    OUACHITA    SALINE
    1957                            ?
    1958                         12-12118
    1959                         12-12688
    1960                         12-13086              16-10611
    1961                         11-13752             (14-9915)
    1962                         11-14652*  13-10836   14-10687
    1963   1-105289              11-15865   13-11305   14-11324
    1964   1-109922              11-16320   13-11412   14-11841              17-10215
    1965   1-119464              11-17001   13-11915   14-12279   15-10500*  17-11149
    1966   1-124472   10-10203   11-18095*  13-12368   14-12728   15-10620   17-11560
    1967   1-130251   10-10622   11-19483*  13-12356   14-13328   15-11349   17-12241

    TOTALS
    1957     ?                1963   13,787   2%
    1958   2,119              1964   19,715   3%
    1959   2,689              1965   32,314   5%
    1960   3,699              1966   40,053   6%
    1961   3,753              1967   49,637   7%
    1962   6,178    1%

     
    Non-Passenger Prefixes: (not counted in totals)
    AUN-AUV, BPU, BVY, BZF, DAV, EEW, ETB, FIW-FIX, FZM, GSM, HOG, HYP,
    JBU, JLP, JXN, LGI, LLB-LLC, LRU, MBM-MBN, MGE, MHM, MHX, NOX, OBU,
    OFC, PFK, PHS, POW, SJN, SRO, SSC, TNP, UOA, WJC, WSW, XMR, ZKY.
     
    Non-Passenger Suffixes: (not counted in totals)
    AEM, CNL, DXY, FIF.

    1968-78 EMBOSSED BASE                                   No Q used*.
    1968     Undated   Type 1     AAA 001 - EET 999       (2,507,490 S)
    1-16-75  "JAN 76"  Type 2     EEX 001 - GEC 999       (1,035,963 S)
                                                    (TOTAL 3,543,453 S)

    Description of Types:  Type 1 - No slogan (SSC, UOA also issued;
                                               WJC 230 seen)
                           Type 2 - "LAND OF OPPORTUNITY" slogan

    *Last U seen:  DBU           ("AUG 74")
     Last V seen:  DDV           (Verify M and W in adjacent positions)
    Replaced 1982.
     
     
     
    1978-89 OPPORTUNITY GRAPHIC BASE                     No Q,U,V used.
    Sep.77   "SEP 78"             GED 001 - POP 999       (4,981,014 S)

    Replaced 1991-96 by series as follows:  1991 - GED-JZZ, 1992 - K,
    1993 - L, 1994 - M, 1995 - N, 1996 - O.
     
     
     
    1989-97 NATURAL STATE BASE                           No Q,U,V used.
    Jun.89   "DEC 89"             POR 001 - ZWO 314       (3,812,498 S)

    Replaced 1997-present, upon 8 years of use.

     
    1997-2006 NEW NATURAL STATE BASE                     No Q,U,V used.
    May 96   "5 97"  Type 1       001 AAA - 807 BDZ         (619,188 S)
    Sep.97   "5 98"  Type 2       527 BEA - 937 DCT       (1,029,381 S)
    May 99   "5 00"  Type 3       402 DDJ - 999 KPF       (3,969,625 S)
                                                    (TOTAL 5,631,363 S)
    Description of Types:
    Type 1 - 1978-98 Polyvend dies, rounded corners
    Type 2 - Waldale dies, square corners
    Type 3 - Manitoba dies, square corners
     
     
    2007-17 DIAMOND BASE                                 No Q,U,V used.
    3-10-06  "3 07"               001 KPG - 676 WRZ       (4,795,876 S)

    NGR series recalled after some issued.