World War II Veteran Helen Anderson Glass, 90, wipes a tear off her face as she listens to Sheron Jones, president of American Gold Star Mothers Inc. speak during a Memorial Day ceremony at Evergreen Mortuary & Cemetery in Tucson, Ariz., Monday, May 27, 2013. Anderson, who presented her poem “Memorial Day Remember Me,” served as an aviation machinist mate, second class.
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I put on my sunglasses with the round, olive-colored frames, drove to the factory, and sat in wait. Inside the building, the once-great designer, Lisa Frank, produced the heart-and-star-and-rainbow-covered folders that anyone who was anyone owned in elementary school.