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Heath family Christmas tree stand on U.S. 41

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- A customer picks up fragrant pieces of wood at the Heath family Christmas tree stand on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples. The Heath family, of Wisconsin, has run the Christmas tree stand for 42 years near the intersection of U.S. 41 and Golden Gate Parkway.

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DAVID ALBERS/STAFF - A customer picks up fragrant pieces of wood at the Heath family Christmas tree stand on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples. The Heath family, of Wisconsin, has run the Christmas tree stand for 42 years near the intersection of U.S. 41 and Golden Gate Parkway.

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- Seven-year-old Eva O'Meara, of Naples, takes in the variety of Christmas trees and smells as she helps pick out a tree with her family at the Heath family Christmas tree stand behind the Chevron Station on U.S. 41 near Golden Gate Parkway on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples.
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- Sunlight illuminates the needles on a tree under the tent at the Heath family Christmas tree stand on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples. The Heath family, of Wisconsin, has run the Christmas tree stand for 42 years near the intersection of U.S. 41 and Golden Gate Parkway.
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- Seven-year-old Eva O'Meara, of Naples, takes in the variety of Christmas trees and smells as she helps pick out a tree with her family at the Heath family Christmas tree stand behind the Chevron Station on U.S. 41 near Golden Gate Parkway on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples.
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- Employees of the Heath family Christmas tree stand load a tree onto an SUV for a customer on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples. The Heath family, of Wisconsin, has run the Christmas tree stand for 42 years near the intersection of U.S. 41 and Golden Gate Parkway.
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- Employee Enriquez Juarez shows off a prepared tree at the Heath family Christmas tree stand on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples. The Heath family, of Wisconsin, has run the Christmas tree stand for 42 years near the intersection of U.S. 41 and Golden Gate Parkway.
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- Heidi Heath shows customers around the variety of trees they offer at the Health family Christmas tree stand on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples. The Wisconsin family has run the Christmas tree stand for 42 years near the intersection of U.S. 41 and Golden Gate Parkway.
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- Russell Holden, known as the Picasso of the Heath family Christmas tree stand, finishes a wreath sprayed with faux snow, or flock, behind the Heath family Christmas tree stand on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples. The Heath family, of Wisconsin, has run the Christmas tree stand for 42 years near the intersection of U.S. 41 and Golden Gate Parkway.
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- A customer picks up fragrant pieces of wood at the Heath family Christmas tree stand on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples. The Heath family, of Wisconsin, has run the Christmas tree stand for 42 years near the intersection of U.S. 41 and Golden Gate Parkway.
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- Holly Heath shows a customer around the variety of conifer trees they offer at the Heath family Christmas tree stand on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples. The Wisconsin family has run the Christmas tree stand for 42 years near the intersection of U.S. 41 and Golden Gate Parkway.
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- Employees of the Heath family Christmas tree stand prepare a tree for a customer on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples. The Heath family, of Wisconsin, has run the Christmas tree stand for 42 years near the intersection of U.S. 41 and Golden Gate Parkway.
  • DAVID ALBERS/STAFF
- Russell Holden, known as the Picasso of the Heath family Christmas tree stand, sprays faux snow, or flock, onto trees behind the stand on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples. The Heath family, of Wisconsin, has run the Christmas tree stand for 42 years near the intersection of U.S. 41 and Golden Gate Parkway.
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- Russell Holden takes a moment away from spraying faux snow, or flock, onto trees to visit with longtime customer Doobie Conroy, of Marco Island, behind the Heath family Christmas tree stand on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Naples. The Heath family, of Wisconsin, has run the Christmas tree stand for 42 years near the intersection of U.S. 41 and Golden Gate Parkway.

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