previous next

Will she marry him?

--An old curmudgeon recently died in New York city, leaving behind $200,000 worth of property, and a will in which his executors are directed to pay to his daughter $800 per annum until her marriage, then a fourth portion of the estate is to be paid to her, provided she does not marry a person named Frederick R. Shettler. If she marries Shettler then her entire interest in her father's property is revoked. There may be some people curious enough to know whether gold or Shettler will win the fair maiden.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide Places (automatically extracted)

View a map of the most frequently mentioned places in this document.

Download Pleiades ancient places geospacial dataset for this text.

hide People (automatically extracted)
Sort people alphabetically, as they appear on the page, by frequency
Click on a person to search for him/her in this document.
Frederick R. Shettler (1)
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: