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Fierce female skydiving team celebrates women, 19th Amendment with jump into N.J. institute (PHOTOS)

Four women descended from a Cessna 182 flying 5,000 feet above the Alice Paul Institute Saturday to celebrate the centennial anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which guaranteed women’s right to vote.



a close up of smoke: Keri Bell, of Shelton, Washington, a member of the all-female Highlight Pro Skydiving Team, performs above the Alice Paul Institute in Mount Laurel in celebration of the anniversary of women's suffrage, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020. The passage of the 19th Amendment in 1920 guaranteed women the right to vote.


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Keri Bell, of Shelton, Washington, a member of the all-female Highlight Pro Skydiving Team, performs above the Alice Paul Institute in Mount Laurel in celebration of the anniversary of women’s suffrage, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020. The passage of the 19th Amendment in 1920 guaranteed women the right to vote.

Kaz Sheekey, Amy Chmelecki, Sara Curtis and Keri Bell, members of the all-female Highlight Pro Skydiving Team, performed a fast-moving but spectacular aerial display, sporting flags and trailing smoke in purple, white and yellow — suffragist colors symbolizing loyalty, purity and hope — as they soared through the hazy

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