Connie Palacioz worked on the B-29 assembly line for Boeing Wichita in the 1940s. On Wednesday, she returned to the same factory building for the first time in over 70 years. Palacioz drilled some of the rivets in the recently restored B-29 “Doc” and was a volunteer for the past 16 years on its restoration. (Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle) theying@wichitaeagle.com
Connie Palacioz worked on the B-29 assembly line for Boeing Wichita in the 1940s. On Wednesday, she returned to the same factory building for the first time in over 70 years. Palacioz drilled some of the rivets in the recently restored B-29 “Doc” and was a volunteer for the past 16 years on its restoration. (Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle) theying@wichitaeagle.com

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