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Children's gifts redeemed 'legacy of devastation'

Japanese ambassador attends D.C. church to commemorate gift exchange with children of Hiroshima after atomic blast.

Michelle Bates Deakin | 4/20/2009
Shizumi Kodomo Dance Troupe performs at All Souls DC

The Shizumi Kodomo Dance Troupe performs Sunday, April 5, 2009, at a special service at All Souls Church, Unitarian, in Washington, D.C., celebrating the opening of an exhibit of drawings sent by the children of Hiroshima in 1948 to the children of All Souls thanking them for the gift of school supplies. (© Gary Penn)