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Dresses for needy girls

Mary Casey of Goldsboro has sewn 670 dresses for little girls in recent years, as part of an effort called "Dress a Girl Around the World," with handmade clothes delivered to schools and orphanages.

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Just call Mary Rose Casey a material girl.

Give her a yard of fabric and a sewing machine and in less than two hours she can whip up a dress.

She has been providing frocks for girls ages 6-10 as part of the effort, "Dress a Girl Around the World," for nearly...

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