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Originally published December 10, 2013 at 6:07 AM | Page modified December 10, 2013 at 7:22 AM

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Gold coin dropped in Spokane red kettle

A donor dropped a 1-ounce gold coin wrapped in a $100 bill into a Salvation Army red kettle over the weekend in Spokane.


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SPOKANE, Wash. —

A donor dropped a 1-ounce gold coin wrapped in a $100 bill into a Salvation Army red kettle over the weekend in Spokane.

KXLY reports (http://bit.ly/1bTHQIg ) the Salvation Army knows who the donor is but he wishes to remain anonymous. He's a retired firefighter and veteran who has been dropping a gold coin into a red kettle for five years.

The coin is worth more than $1,200 dollars.

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Information from: KXLY-TV, http://www.kxly.com/



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