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Bequests for Insane

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The late J. Menco Hartogensis, well-known Jewish textile manufacturer, is reported to have left 10,000 guilders in his will for the Jewish lunatic asylum and 5,000 guilders for the institute for feebleminded children at Apeldoom.

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