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With Scott Carpenter's passing, John Glenn is the lone survivor of the Mercury 7. That team included Carpenter, Glenn, L. Gordon Cooper, Virgil "Gus" Grissom, Walter Schirra, Alan Shepard and Donald "Deke" Slayton.
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St. Agatha
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