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Paralyzed teen happy to be back in Tampa home; Davy Crockett's marriage license

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Avi Davidson is paralyzed from the waist down. His left arm was amputated, and he needs help with simple tasks, from showering to opening the wrappers of the Toblerone candies he loves. But he still hopes to join the Israeli military.

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Margaret V. Smith inherited the 1805 marriage license decades ago, after her uncle claimed to have found it outside a Tennessee courthouse. The prospective groom? Folk hero Davy Crockett. See video from PBS's Antiques Roadshow.

[Last modified: Monday, May 24, 2010 5:01pm]

    

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