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Media from 1983.

Paper money

Old currency currently in circulation
$1-F (1982)
$1 (Series 1981)
Up to A 26880000 B
Up to B 69120000 E
Up to C 03840000 B
Up to D 46080000 B
Up to E 89600000 C
Up to F 17920000 D
Up to G 89600000 C
Up to H 88320000 A
Up to I 70400000 A
Up to J 52480000 B
Up to K 14080000 C
Up to L 96000000 C
$2-B (1976)
$2 (Series 1976)
A 00000001 A – A 29440000 A
B 00000001 A – B 67200000 A
C 00000001 A – C 33280000 A
D 05440001 A – D 31360000 A
E 23040001 A – E 56960000 A
F 14720001 A – F 60800000 A
G 08000001 A – G 75520000 A
H 00000001 A – H 39040000 A
I 00000001 A – I 14080000 A
J 00000001 A – J 24960000 A
K 00000001 A – K 41600000 A
L 28160001 A – L 71680000 A
$5-L (1982)
$5 (Series 1981)
Up to A 21760000 A
Up to B 38400000 B
Up to C 32000000 A
Up to D 58880000 A
Up to E 74240000 A
Up to F 60160000 A
Up to G 79360000 A
Up to H 20480000 A
Up to I 21760000 A
Up to J 48640000 A
Up to K 38400000 A
Up to L 97280000 A
$10-B (1984)
$10 (Series 1981)
Up to A 32000000 A
Up to B 37120000 B
Up to C 32000000 A
Up to D 25600000 A
Up to E 35840000 A
Up to F 21760000 A
Up to G 52480000 A
Up to H 23040000 A
Up to I 07680000 A
Up to J 25600000 A
Up to K 16640000 A
Up to L 44800000 A
$20-F (1981)
$20 (Series 1977)
Up to A 94720000 A
Up to B 70400000 F
Up to C 17920000 B
Up to D 89600000 B
Up to E 58880000 C
Up to F 70400000 A
Up to G 58880000 D
Up to H 98560000 A
Up to I 15360000 A
Up to J 48640000 B
Up to K 64000000 B
Up to L 64000000 C
$20-L (1984)
$20 (Series 1981)
A 00000001 A – A 51200000 A
B 00000001 A – B 74240000 B
C 00000001 A – C 30720000 A
D 00000001 A – D 57600000 A
E 00000001 A – E 03840000 B
F 00000001 A – F 16640000 A
G 00000001 A – G 34560000 B
H 00000001 A – H 30720000 A
I 00000001 A – I 10240000 A
J 00000001 A – J 60160000 A
K 00000001 A – K 40960000 A
L 00000001 A – L 32000000 B
$50-H (1981)
$50 (Series 1977)
Up to A 16640000 A
Up to B 49920000 A
Up to C 05120000 A
Up to D 23040000 A
Up to E 24320000 A
Up to F 02560000 A
Up to G 47360000 A
Up to H 03840000 A
Up to I 03840000 A
Up to J 07680000 A
Up to K 14080000 A
Up to L 19200000 A
$50-B (1982)
$50 (Series 1981)
B 00000001 A – B 26880000 A
C 00000001 A – C 01280000 A
D 00000001 A – D 08960000 A
E 00000001 A – E 02560000 A
G 00000001 A – G 20480000 A
I 00000001 A – I 02560000 A
J 00000001 A – J 05120000 A
K 00000001 A – K 03840000 A
L 00000001 A – L 10240000 A
$100-A (1981)
$100 (Series 1977)
Up to A 19200000 A
Up to B 66560000 B
Up to C 05120000 A
Up to D 16640000 A
Up to E 24320000 A
Up to F 03840000 A
Up to G 39680000 A
Up to H 07040000 A
Up to I 05120000 A
Up to J 20480000 A
Up to K 38400000 A
Up to L 39680000 A
$100-B (1982)
$100 (Series 1981)
B 00000001 A – B 25600000 A
C 00000001 A – C 06400000 A
G 00000001 A – G 08960000 A
K 00000001 A – K 03840000 A
L 00000001 A – L 05120000 A
New currency released to circulation
$1-F (1982)
$1 (Series 1981)
A 26880001 B – A 99840000 B
A 00000001 C – A 67200000 C
B 69120001 E – B 99840000 F
B 00000001 G – B 28800000 I
C 03840001 B – C 99840000 B
C 00000001 C – C 28800000 D
D 46080001 B – D 99840000 B
D 00000001 C – D 70400000 C
E 89600001 C – E 99840000 C
E 00000001 D – E 44800000 F
F 17920001 D – F 99840000 D
F 00000001 E – F 16000000 G
G 89600001 C – G 99840000 D
G 00000001 E – G 64000000 F
H 88320001 A – H 99840000 A
H 00000001 B – H 64000000 B
I 70400001 A – I 70400000 A
I 00000001 B – I 35200000 B
J 52480001 B – J 99840000 B
J 00000001 C – J 60800000 C
K 14080001 C – K 99840000 C
K 00000001 D – K 51200000 D
L 96000001 C – L 99840000 D
L 00000001 E – L 92800000 F
$5-L (1982)
$5 (Series 1981)
A 21760001 A – A 51200000 A
B 38400001 B – B 99840000 B
B 00000001 C – B 19200000 C
C 32000001 A – C 61440000 A
D 58880001 A – D 92160000 A
D 00000001 B – D 12800000 B
E 74240001 A – E 40960000 B
E 00000001 C – E 09600000 C
F 60160001 A – F 20480000 B
F 00000001 C – F 09600000 C
G 79360001 A – G 44800000 B
G 00000001 C – G 16000000 C
H 20480001 A – H 35840000 A
H 00000001 B – H 09600000 B
I 21760001 A – I 21760000 A
I 00000001 B – I 09600000 B
J 48640001 A – J 85760000 A
J 00000001 B – J 12800000 B
K 38400001 A – K 57600000 A
K 00000001 B – K 06400000 B
L 97280001 A – L 76800000 B
L 00000001 C – L 25600000 C
$10-B (1984)
$10 (Series 1981)
A 32000001 A – A 92160000 A
A 00000001 B – A 12800000 B
B 37120001 B – B 66560000 C
B 00000001 D – B 32000000 D
C 32000001 A – C 62720000 A
C 00000001 B – C 09600000 B
D 25600001 A – D 46080000 A
D 00000001 B – D 12800000 B
E 35840001 A – E 90880000 A
E 00000001 B – E 12800000 B
F 21760001 A – F 40960000 A
F 00000001 B – F 12800000 B
G 52480001 A – G 25600000 B
G 00000001 C – G 19200000 C
H 23040001 A – H 33280000 A
H 00000001 B – H 09600000 B
I 00000001 B – I 16000000 B
J 25600001 A – J 43520000 A
J 00000001 B – J 09600000 B
K 16640001 A – K 21760000 A
K 00000001 B – K 06400000 B
L 44800001 A – L 96000000 A
L 00000001 B – L 28800000 B
$20-L (1984)
$20 (Series 1981)
A 51200001 A – A 17920000 B
A 00000001 C – A 09600000 C
B 74240001 B – B 67840000 D
B 00000001 E – B 60800000 E
C 30720001 A – C 72960000 A
D 57600001 A – D 98560000 A
D 00000001 B – D 12800000 B
E 03840001 B – E 10240000 C
E 00000001 D – E 16000000 D
F 16640001 A – F 29440000 A
F 00000001 B – F 16000000 B
G 34560001 B – G 62720000 C
G 00000001 D – G 22400000 D
H 30720001 A – H 47360000 A
H 00000001 B – H 12800000 B
I 00000001 B – I 12800000 B
J 60160001 A – J 19200000 B
J 00000001 C – J 12800000 C
K 40960001 A – K 60160000 A
K 00000001 B – K 09600000 B
L 32000001 B – L 83200000 C
L 00000001 D – L 35200000 D
$50-B (1982)
$50 (Series 1981)
A 00000001 A – A 08960000 A
B 26880001 A – B 46080000 A
B 00000001 B – B 09600000 B
D 08960001 A – D 15360000 A
E 02560001 A – E 12800000 A
F 00000001 A – F 01280000 A
G 20480001 A – G 44800000 A
H 00000001 A – H 01280000 A
I 00000001 B – I 03200000 B
J 05120001 A – J 08960000 A
K 03840001 A – K 10240000 A
L 10240001 A – L 25600000 A
$100-B (1982)
$100 (Series 1981)
A 00000001 A – A 02560000 A
B 25600001 A – B 44800000 A
B 00000001 B – B 12800000 B
D 00000001 A – D 02560000 A
E 00000001 A – E 07680000 A
G 08960001 A – G 20480000 A
H 00000001 A – H 02560000 A
I 00000001 A – I 03200000 A
J 00000001 A – J 07680000 A
K 03840001 A – K 14080000 A
L 05120001 A – L 15360000 A


Starting in early 1983, the standard print run of $1 bills transitioned from 40,000 to 100,000 sheets, or from 1,280,000 to 3,200,000 notes.

As of October 1983, all $50 and $100 bills are currently printed in 100,000 sheets per standard print run. This also applied to denominations of $5, $10 and $20 bills until 1989 or 1990.

Logos

Logos from movies:

Buena Vista Distribution (1979)
Buena Vista Distribution
Paramount (1975)
Paramount Pictures
Universal (1971)
Universal Pictures
Columbia Pictures (1981)
Columbia Pictures
20th Century Fox (1981)
20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Warner Bros. (1973)
Warner Bros. Pictures

Logos from terrestrial television:

NBC 1979 logo
NBC
Cbs-logo
CBS
American Broadcasting Company Logo
ABC
PBS (1971)
PBS
WPIX 1982
WPIX (New York City)

Logos from cable/satellite television:

HBO logo
HBO
Cinemax 1980
Cinemax
1983 Disney Channel Logo
Disney Channel (new logo)
(launched April 18)
Nickelodeon logo 1981
Nickelodeon

Logos from television companies and stations:

1983 Walt Disney Television Logo
Walt Disney Television (new logo)
Paramount Television (1975)
Paramount Television
Universal Television (1975)
Universal Television
1982 Columbia Pictures Television Logo
Columbia Pictures Television
20th Television Fox (1981)
20th Century Fox Television
Warner Bros. Television (1972)
Warner Bros. Television
1983 Family Communications Logo
Family Communications
Public Television Stations (1979-1983)
Public Television Stations

Logos from home media:

Walt Disney Home Entertainment (1978)
Walt Disney Home Video
1982 Paramount Video Logo
Paramount Video
1983 MCA Home Video Logo
MCA Home Video (new logo)
1982 RCA Columbia Pictures Home Video Logo
RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video (new logo)
1983 CBS-FOX Video Logo
CBS/FOX Video (new logo)
1981 Warner Home Video Logo
Warner Home Video
CIC Video (1981)
CIC Video
MGM-UA Home Video (1982)
MGM/UA Home Video

Movies

Poster/Title Release Date Box office
Starwars3
Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi
May 25, 1983 $248 million (May 25–December 31, 1983)

Ghostbusters began filming in October 1983, and remained in production for the rest of the year.

Home video

1980 The Wizard of Oz VHS
The Wizard of Oz
1982 Star Wars VHS
Star Wars

From Walt Disney Home Video:

1982 Mary Poppins VHS
Mary Poppins
1980 Bedknobs and Broomsticks VHS
Bedknobs and Broomsticks
1980 Pete's Dragon VHS
Pete's Dragon
1981 The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh VHS
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
1981 Dumbo VHS
Dumbo
1981 Alice in Wonderland VHS
Alice in Wonderland
1982 Fun and Fancy Free VHS
Fun and Fancy Free
1982 The Three Caballeros VHS
The Three Caballeros

Books

Horton Hears a Who!
Horton Hears a Who!
Catinthehat book
The Cat in the Hat
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Green Eggs and Ham
Green Eggs and Ham
Lorax
The Lorax

Television

Broadcasts

Program title Network Current season Broadcast dates
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Logo 1971
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood
PBS Seasons 13-14

Pre-1979:
January 3–February 18 (Season 6)
February 21–May 27 (Season 7)
May 30–November 25 (Season 8)
November 28–December 2 (Season 9)
December 5–30 (Season 2; final run)

Post-1979:
February 7–11 (Episodes 1511–1515)
April 25–29 (Episodes 1516–1520)
August 15–November 4 (all 60 episodes to date)
November 7–11 (Episodes 1521–1525)

Grinch title
The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat
ABC N/A August 7, 1983
1983 Wheel of Fortune Logo
Wheel of Fortune
Syndication Season 1 September 19–December 30, 1983
Title-grinch
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
CBS N/A December 12, 1983

Home video

TheDrSeussVideoFestivalVHS
Horton Hears a Who! and How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Software

5.25" Floppy Disk
DOS 2.0
IBM PC-DOS 2.0 (NEW!)

Video Games

Second-generation arcade games
Donkeykong title
Donkey Kong
Donkeykongjr title
Donkey Kong Jr.
Mariobros title
Mario Bros. (NEW!)
Donkeykong3 title
Donkey Kong 3 (NEW!)

Totals

As of December 31, 1983:
Total movies released in theaters (out of 120) 5
Total movies released on VHS (out of 41) 3
Total Disney animated features released on VHS (out of 24) 5
Total video games released (out of 150) 4
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