Len Augsburger writes:
For many years the Salvation Army has been finding gold coins in their kettles (if memory serves, Harlan Berk in Chicago has handled a few of
these). There is a macabre twist this year.
A set of gold teeth took a bite out of needed donations this year for the
LaPorte Salvation Army.
The gold teeth, crowns and a gold bridge given to a bell ringer helped the LaPorte Salvation Army shatter its previous Christmas kettle drive
record, according to a group official....
The article was from LaPorte County, Indiana. Any donation is a good one, I guess. Why not? -Editor
To read the complete article, see:
teeth boost LaPorte Salvation Army donations
Wayne Homren, Editor
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