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Man known for modest ways donates $187 million to charity

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SEATTLE (KING) Jack MacDonald made an impression for being frugal.

His sweaters had holes in them.  He clipped coupons.  He was known to walk to the local QFC and load up on discounted orange juice.

"He liked his free coffee, and liked his privacy," says Bob Anderson, who runs the Horizon House Senior Living Community.  

Little did Anderson, or even MacDonald's friends know, he had a secret.

MacDonald was loaded.

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