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Butterfly Beginnings

Article from The Piscataquis Observer, Vol. 165, No. 39, September 24, 2003

BUTTERFLY BEGINNINGS - First graders at Milo Elementary School,from left, Shawn Emery, Erica Bowden and Kimberly Bemis watch in wonder last weekas a Monarch butterfly hatched from a chrysalis - once a caterpillar - prepares to fly for the first time. The students are in Nancy Barden's classroom. Kindergartners at school participated in similar experiments last week with caterpillars supplied by Herbie Carey.

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