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  • I took the paper from him and read as follows: "TO THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE: On account of the bequest of the late Ezekiah Hopkins, of Lebanon, Pennsylvania, U. S. A., there is now another vacancy open which entitles a member of the League to a salary of 4 a week for purely nominal services.

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  • The total bequest was over a million dollars.
  • There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots; the other, wings.
    William Hodding Carter, Jr.

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