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The man in the red bandana: Who was Welles Crowther, the 9/11 hero who saved at least 10 lives?
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Tuesday, 12 September 2017
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Its premiere was Wednesday night, not in Manhattan, but rather in Suffern, not far from Crowther’s hometown Upper Nyack. Nearly 1,000 people packed the Lafayette Theater, a grand movie palace from the 1920s decorated with a big red bandana for the evening.

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