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3500
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Between 1850 and 1920, the Tyson and Jones Buggy Company in Carthage made the country's finest horse-drawn buggies. Although innovative - introducing the first rubber-tired buggy, for example - the company could not compete with the automobile.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 57 Issue 12, May 1990, p11-12, il
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3770
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The Tyson and Jones Carriage Works in Carthage made the nation's finest horse-drawn buggies from 1850 to 1920. Only materials of the finest quality were used. The last buggy was built in 1925. In 1976, the company's four buildings burned.
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9267
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The Webster Library of Niagara is one of the few buildings still standing in the small town just north of Southern Pines. Originally founded as a resort town, the venture proved unsuccessful and the land was bought by residents to pay back taxes. The library, which has remained the same since its founding in 1912, is maintained by the community. It houses roughly two hundred volumes.\r\n
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 46 Issue 3, Aug 1978, p18-19, 28, il
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36362
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The author gives a transcription of an interesting diary from 1754 for which they won an award for Individual Literary Projects during the Twenty-fifth Anniversary Awards Day program of the Tar Hill Junior Historian Association.
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Tar Heel Junior Historian (NoCar F 251 T3x), Vol. Vol. 18 Issue No. 1, , p17-19, il
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