A Hair-Raising Tale

February 2004
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;2/27/2004, Vol. 73 Issue 20, p3
Deals with the decision of nine-year-old Karli Mosher from Massachusetts to donate her hair to Locks of Love, a group that provides wigs to children who have lost their hair due to certain medical conditions. Length of her hair; Reason behind the decision of Mosher; Plans of Mosher concerning hair donation.


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