Friday, February 3, 2017

Capt. D.P. Mast Remembered Orphans in His Will, 1911

“He Remembered the Orphans,” from the Winston Sentinel, February 1911

The last will and testament of the late Capt. D.P. Mast has been probated. It shows that the deceased left an estate of $7,500 and the provisions of Capt. Mast’s will show the deep interest he felt in humanity.

The deceased bequeathed $100 to the Barium Springs Orphanage; $50 to the Oxford Orphanage; $100 to the Mast Seminary, Presbyterian School in Watauga county; $100 to the Lees Mcrae Institute in Watauga county; $100 to the Presbyterian Boys’ School at Plum Tree, Mitchell county; $200 to the Glade Valley Presbyterian School in Alleghany county, and $100 to the North Winston Presbyterian Sunday School in this city.

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