September 30, 2009
$13,000 at Goodwill returned to owner
Employees at a Wisconsin thrift store said they discovered $13,000 in a box of donated shoes and returned it to its owner using a receipt to track her down.
Marshfield Goodwill workers Jerry Schmitz, 30, and Len Nyen, 55, said they found the $100 bills, which were all from 1981, in a small yellow envelope tucked under a pair of dress shoes in a box of donated goods, the Stevens Point (Wis.) Journal reported Wednesday.
The men said returning the money to the woman felt
My partner and I both worked Friday and the following Saturday, Nyen said.
The Saturday morning I said, 'How do you feel?' He said, 'I feel good.' I said, 'I feel good, too.'