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KHQ - A man from Vermont shocked his entire community with an extremely generous gift after his death. Ronald Read was described by one person as "extremely frugal." It wasn't uncommon for him to wear clothes held together with clothes pins. After serving in the military during WWII, he returned to Vermont where he worked at a gas station for 25 years and then as a janitor for 17 years. He had a secret though - his investments which over the years made him millions of dollars.

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