SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...his restaurant was cranking, 24 hours a day, every day of the week with volunteer workers and donated food..."
David Shayt

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"...he used his deep baritone voice to call out 'Follow my voice.'"
William Yeingst
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"You started seeing them everywhere, and people were handing them out."
Shelly Foote





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