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In NH, Mormon youth group reenacts 1846 escape from oppressive Illinois nannystate

AUBURN, N.H. They walked for miles through the woods, the girls in bonnets and long skirts, the boys in suspenders and broad-brimmed hats, towing heavy wooden handcarts. They slept in a field under tarps in a torrential downpour, and in the morning, they ate oatmeal in sodden clothes among the mosquitoes.


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