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for The State Vol. 17 Issue 20, Oct 1949
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The recent bicentennial celebration in Anson County has brought to mind interesting and prominent characters of past days, among them Judge Thomas Samuel Ashe and his brother Doctor Edmund Fontaine Ashe of Wadesboro.
On December 17th, 1949, a special commemorative air mail stamp will be issued at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, honoring the return of the Wright Brothers original plane from England to the United States.
October marks the 175th anniversary of the historic Edenton Tea Party which took place on the afternoon of October 25, 1774 at the home of Mrs. Elizabeth King, where 51 patriotic ladies met and signed a spirited resolution.