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Church News: About the cover

Lt. Col. Lawrence G. Evert, shown on cover in front of his F105 Thunderchief, was shot down Nov. 8, 1967, over Vietnam. In inset photo, his wife, Wanda Evert Allen, greets pilot who flew her husband's remains to Hickam Field in Honolulu, Hawaii, in October 2001. The remains were buried July 6 in Arizona. See page 7.

COVER PHOTO COURTESY

EVERT FAMILY

INSET PHOTO BY

RONEN ZILBERMAN/AP

DESIGN BY JOHN CLARK