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George Watts Hill held a law degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He didn't practice law, preferring to tend to family business in Durham, which included banking, insurance, land, and Watts Hospital. In World War II he became the 23rd employee of the Office of Strategic Services, the OSS, and created gadgets that spies carried on missions into Nazi-occupied territory. The character of “Q” in the James Bond series was based on his spying activities.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 76 Issue 3, Aug 2008, p33-35, il, por Periodical Website
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10221
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In this ongoing series about favorite Southern foods, Garner discusses the delights of livermush, a food popular in North Carolina's central and southwestern Piedmont. He describes how it is made at food-processing facilities, gives his recipe for livermush shepherd's pie, and lists several restaurants the serve this delicacy, including the Windy City Grill (Hickory) and Shelby Café (Shelby).
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 76 Issue 3, Aug 2008, p42-44, 46, 48-49, il Periodical Website
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10222
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Staino discusses the paintings of Stephen Moore, by occupation a physician, but in his free time a painter of seaside landscapes in bright, intense colors.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 76 Issue 3, Aug 2008, p134-136, 138-139, il, por Periodical Website
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10219
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Sanford, county seat of Lee County, is OUR STATE magazine's featured Tar Heel town of the month.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 76 Issue 3, Aug 2008, p26-28, 30-31, il, map Periodical Website
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10224
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Harrison describes four beach drive-ins that preserve an old-fashioned dining tradition--John's Drive-In (Kitty Hawk); Dune Burger (Nags Head); The Snowbird (Nags Head); and The Big Oak Drive-in & Bar-B-Q (Salter Path).
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 76 Issue 3, Aug 2008, p158-161, il Periodical Website
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10223
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Westbrook describes things to see and do on a weekend visit to the town of Flat Rock in western North Carolina.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 76 Issue 3, Aug 2008, p140=142, 144, 146-147, il Periodical Website
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