SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...asked him the big question: Do you still have that squeegee handle?"
David Shayt

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"You started seeing them everywhere, and people were handing them out."
Shelly Foote
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"...not the sort of thing we would collect unless it had some extraordinary, iridescent story."
David Shayt





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