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for The State Vol. 11 Issue 52, May 1944
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In the eighteen years since its founding (1926), the North Carolina Art Society has been doing outstanding work. Only one goal has yet to be realized, which is the construction of a state museum of art.
The author calls to your attention some of the literary geniuses of North Carolina whose works attained national and international recognition. The list include such names as Thomas Wolfe, James Boyd and Thomas Dixon.
Authors, North Carolina
; Wolfe, Thomas, 1900-1938
; Helper, Hinton Rowan, 1829-1909
; Boyd, James, 1888-1944
; Dixon, Thomas F. Jr., 1864-1946
; Tourgee, Albion W. (Winegar), 1838-1905
; Porter, William Sydney (O. Henry), 1862-1910
; Tiernan, Frances Christine Fisher (Christian Reid), 1846-1920
Stanly County experienced a boom in economic and agricultural development in the turn of the twentieth century when the Yadkin Railroad was built from Salisbury to Norwood. This allowed for the establishment of a number of cotton mills in the centrally located Albemarle.