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  • Katherine Kateri Howat, dressed as a Mohawk princess, displays the outfit for her father, Cory Howat, Oct. 11 at their home in Metairie, La. The 4-year-old and her father will be among thousands of U.S. pilgrims making a trip to Rome for the Oct. 21 cano nization of Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha, known as the "Lily of the Mohawks." (CNS photo/Frank J Methe, Clarion Herald)
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