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Purple martin majesty

May 1, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT
Purple martins fly by Ronnie Templemire’s bird sanctuary in his front yard in Boonville. Martins live in gourds or man-made housing. “People like martins,” Templemire said. “All they do is eat insects.” Martins eat only flying insects, and they catch them while in flight.

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