Non-jew Leaves $50,000 to Chicago Jewish Charities
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Non-jew Leaves $50,000 to Chicago Jewish Charities

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(Jewish Daily Bulletin)

A trust fund for $50,000 was provided for the Jewish Charities of Chicago by the will of the late Thomas Cusack, a non-Jew.

This bequest is one of the largest received by the Jewish Charities. The Illinois Merchants Trust Company is named trustee of the fund.

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