A GIRL SHOWS HER NEW EURO BANKNOTES IN FRONT OF THE EUROPEAN CENTRAL
BANK IN FRANKFURT.
A young girl enjoys some champagne as she proudly presents her new
first new euro banknotes in front of a huge euro sculpture, designed by
German artist Ottmar Hoerl, at the headquarters of the European Central
Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt, January 1, 2002. Several thousand people in
Frankfurt celebrated at a party on the streets around the ECB to
welcome Europe's new currency, the euro. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach