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588
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Julian examines the importance of textiles to North Carolina as the nation celebrates the 200th anniversary of the industry.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 48 Issue 11, Nov 1990, p18-19, 21-22, 24, il
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11181
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Julian provides a review and analysis of controversial changes in the state's teacher certification methods. State school superintendent Craig Phillips favors the new policy, while Dallas Herring, chairman of the State Board of Education, opposes it.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 31 Issue 2, Feb 1973, p40-41, 47, il, por
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11208
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For most of a hundred years, relations between the owners of the Pinehurst Resort and local citizens remained amicable. However, when the Diamondhead Corporation purchased the resort from the Tufts family in 1970, differences arose between local citizens and the new owners over development changes in the way things had been.
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11207
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In 1970, the Diamondhead Corporation purchased the Pinehurst Resort from the Tufts family for $9.6 million. Over the past three years Diamondhead has spent between $15 million and $20 million making changes to the revered golfing resort. One is an update to the seventy-three-year-old Carolina Hotel, the second largest wood-frame hotel in the world.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 31 Issue 8, Aug 1973, p23-25, 50-51, il
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11423
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The Utilities Commission was created in 1941 by the North Carolina General Assembly. Its purpose is to regulate the rates and the type, extent, and quality of service of various entities, including electric utilities that serve the state, telephone and telegraph companies, natural gas distribution systems, and motor carriers.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 33 Issue 8, Aug 1975, p17-19, 43-44, por
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11424
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When the Utilities Commission was created in 1941 by the North Carolina General Assembly, it had three members. Membership increased to five in 1949, and in 1975, the General Assembly increased it to seven. The increase made North Carolina's Commission one of the largest in the country. This article provides a brief biographical sketch of the members.
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11471
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Julian discusses the efforts of Upton Bell to bring professional football to North Carolina. Bell has worked with professional football teams since 1960, and in 1974, he purchased the New York Stars of the WFL. He relocated the team to Charlotte that same year and renamed them the Charlotte Hornets.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 33 Issue 9, Sept 1975, p20-22, 24, 52, il, por
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11550
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David L. Jones, Secretary of the Department of Corrections, discusses problems facing the state's prison system and what might be done to correct them. New facilities are needed. The state has seventy-seven prison units, but 60 percent were built in the 1930s. Central Prison in Raleigh is the state's only maximum security institution. Many units are overcrowded, creating problems with and among inmates.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 34 Issue 1, Jan 1976, p17-20, il, por
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11588
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Carowinds, a $40 million themed amusement park south of Charlotte, is three years old. This article contains information on how successful the project has been.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 34 Issue 6, June 1976, p22-25, 28, 48, il
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11676
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Julian describes the World Golf Hall of Fame in Pinehurst. The building was dedicated on September 11, 1974 with the induction of thirteen golf legends. The Hall will induct five new members this year during its annual Golf Week.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 35 Issue 8, Aug 1977, p20-23, 51-52, il
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11801
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Dennis examines nursing homes in North Carolina. Currently, there are 186 licensed nursing homes in the state that provide different levels of care from skilled care to intermediate care or a combination of both.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 37 Issue 3, Mar 1979, p32-34, 36-37, 49-51, il
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32334
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William E. Stevens, Jr., is the Republican candidate for the United States Senate, and a furniture company executive by profession. This article describes Stevens’ background in business and politics, and follows his campaign in Orange County, North Carolina.
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32343
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The WPTF radio station, formerly WFBQ, began in the early 1920s as a fifty-watt broadcasting station in Raleigh and currently operates in Durham. The station was owned and operated by Wynne Radio Company, and had the motto, “We Protect The Family.” This article covers the history of the WPTF radio station and changes in the radio broadcasting industry.
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