'John G. Wendel' Tagged Posts

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CASTING BREAD

John G. Wendel and his sisters received a huge inheritance from their parents. They spent very little of it and did all they could to keep their wealth for themselves. John was able to influence five of his six sisters never to marry.  They lived in the same house in New York City for 50 years. When the last sister died in 1931, her estate was valued at more than $100…