Complex sorting

I have 2 excel files that I want to merge. Each has 2 columns, one of which is dates and one of which is dollar amounts. Within each sheet, the dates are in order, but are basically random, meaning that some dates are skipped and some have more than one entry.

I want a resulting merged sheet to have all the dates in order, but to keep the dollar amounts in separate columns.

 

For example:

 

Sheet 1

June 3, 2008    146.56
June 3, 2008    256.47
June 7, 2008    585.29
June 11, 2008  127.27

Sheet 2

June 3, 2008    426.90
June 8, 2008    155.53
June 10, 2008   22.79
June 12, 2008   187.99

Resulting sheet

June 3, 2008    146.56
June 3, 2008    256.47
June 3, 2008                      426.90
June 7, 2008    585.29
June 8, 2008                      155.53
June 10, 2008                      22.79
June 11, 2008  127.27
June 12, 2008                    187.99

Admittedly, a strange request, but I have good reason for whanting to do it this way.

By: David

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