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Continued: John Deere is the image of choice on pillowcases for troops

  • Article by: TRUDI HAHN PICKETT
  • Last update: May 26, 2013 - 5:47 PM

The day after his death was announced, my heart was heavy as I drove to a long-planned sew-in at the post. Now there was no rush to complete pillowcases for 100 returning soldiers.

Only 99 were coming home.

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Trudi Hahn Pickett retired from the Star Tribune in 2005. In 2009, she started the nonprofit pillowcase project called Ziacase. She lives in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

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