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Three Generations of Hunters

  • Derrick Wheeler, left of Hartford, his grandfather Dave Derrick, middle of Wilder, and his father, David Wheeler of Hartford, load a deer Derrick took during Vermont’s Youth Deer Weekend. (Medora Hebert photograph)

    Derrick Wheeler, left of Hartford, his grandfather Dave Derrick, middle of Wilder, and his father, David Wheeler of Hartford, load a deer Derrick took during Vermont’s Youth Deer Weekend. (Medora Hebert photograph)

  • Derrick Wheeler looks on as Jill Metivier, of Steve’s Bait Shop in North Hartland weighs his deer Sunday. Derrick Wheeler, 12, has been hunting with his dad and grandfather for three years and this was his first deer. The 144-pound buck was taken with one shot at the family deer camp in Norwich. (Medora Hebert photograph)

    Derrick Wheeler looks on as Jill Metivier, of Steve’s Bait Shop in North Hartland weighs his deer Sunday. Derrick Wheeler, 12, has been hunting with his dad and grandfather for three years and this was his first deer. The 144-pound buck was taken with one shot at the family deer camp in Norwich. (Medora Hebert photograph)

  • Derrick Wheeler, left of Hartford, his grandfather Dave Derrick, middle of Wilder, and his father, David Wheeler of Hartford, load a deer Derrick took during Vermont’s Youth Deer Weekend. (Medora Hebert photograph)
  • Derrick Wheeler looks on as Jill Metivier, of Steve’s Bait Shop in North Hartland weighs his deer Sunday. Derrick Wheeler, 12, has been hunting with his dad and grandfather for three years and this was his first deer. The 144-pound buck was taken with one shot at the family deer camp in Norwich. (Medora Hebert photograph)

Derrick Wheeler, left of Hartford, his grandfather Dave Derrick, middle of Wilder, and his father, David Wheeler of Hartford, load a deer Derrick took during Vermont’s Youth Deer Weekend.

In the second photograph, Derrick Wheeler looks on as Jill Metivier, of Steve’s Bait Shop in North Hartland weighs his deer Sunday. Derrick Wheeler, 12, has been hunting with his dad and grandfather for three years and this was his first deer. The 144-pound buck was taken with one shot at the family deer camp in Norwich.

(Medora Hebert photographs)

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