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Posted: Dec 24, 2013 11:08 PM

Updated: Dec 24, 2013 11:08 PM

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) A West Texas widow's anonymous donation of a ring at a Salvation Army red kettle has prompted an effort to get the jewelry that belonged to her late husband back to her.

The woman dropped the ring in a kettle outside a Lubbock supermarket Monday evening.

The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal reports (http://bit.ly/K3uuOg ) she attached a note to the ring. It read in part that her husband "had a giving heart and would want to help however he could."

The Salvation Army says it's now looking for the woman after a man moved by her story offered to pay for the ring if it could be returned to her.

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Information from: Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, http://www.lubbockonline.com

Topics: Salvation Army-Ring

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