Read Across America
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Gloucester School Committee Chairman Jonathan Pope reads Dr. Seuss's "Oh, the Places You'll Go!" on Thursday to students in Beth Parkhurst's fifth grade class at West Parish Elementary School in Gloucester. Pope was one of a group of civic leaders reading to students for a Read Across America event celebrating Dr. Seuss's birthday. Students dressed up as characters from books by Dr. Seuss and other popular authors.