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Notes Artist Michael Reagan has made to himself are shown on his drawing table near his pencils and a magnifying glass as he works Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012 at his home in Edmonds, Wash. Since starting the Fallen Heros Project in 2004, Reagan has drawn more than 3,000 portraits and given them free-of-charge to families of fallen soldiers. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)