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for Carolina Country Vol. 4 Issue 8, Aug 1972
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Business has never been better for the utilities industry, yet things have become worse for the consumers who are confronting the power crisis and rising rates. Hugh Wells of the North Carolina Utilities Commission discusses public utilities in the state, and how consumers can help find solutions by participating in the regulatory process.
The rural free delivery (RFD) has been serving farmers since 1896. In the early days, RFD patrons individualized their mailboxes to help rural carriers recognize where to stop. The one-horse plow, old iron pump, and other relics are still seen across rural North Carolina today supporting mailboxes.