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July 15, 2011 10:15 PM

Return of B-29 sets hearts soaring

The last time Carolyn Hayes, 90, saw a B-29 warplane was nearly 70 years ago, as a war waged abroad. But that change on Thursday when one landed near Olathe. Hayes, who now lives in Holt, Mo.,, worked at the Boeing plant in Wichita during World War II. She and her crew — she was chief — installed cables in the iconic planes.

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