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12820
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Trained by North Carolina native, Paul Walker, Home Again Mike is the current National Champion Bird Dog. Owned by Franklin C. Jones, of Franklin, Virginia, Home Again Mike is a five- time consecutive winner of the competition which, demands stringent requirements as well as previous victories is other events.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 28 Issue 12, Nov 1960, p7, 22, il
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12826
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Appointed Governor of the Province of Carolina by the Lords Proprietors of London and set to begin his term in 1678, Seth Sothel was captured by pirates while en route to the New World. Eventually reaching the Albemarle in 1863, Sothel retained his post through 1688, at which point he was overthrown, tried, and convicted of oppression, tyranny, extortion, and bribery. Sothel was declared permanently incapable of holding the Office of Governor in the Albemarle and was exiled for twelve months.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 28 Issue 12, Nov 1960, p28
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12821
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Marked by a 268% increase over the past decade, Grifton is North Carolina's fastest growing town. Facilitated through the availability of jobs, a steady rate of incoming employers, as well as the construction of new residential developments, Grifton has been transformed into a town of opportunities, mercantile competition, and prosperity.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 28 Issue 12, Nov 1960, p9, 22, il
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12825
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Reprinted from a booklet titled, Facts about the Civil War, published by the Civil War Centennial Commission, this article reiterates numerous obscure details related to the infamous conflict.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 28 Issue 12, Nov 1960, p19, 24, il
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12824
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A new permanent exhibit of weapons is on display in North Carolina's Hall of History, located in Raleigh. One of the finest gun collections in the South, this exhibit demonstrates the craft and art of handmade guns.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 28 Issue 12, Nov 1960, p17, il
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12822
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Containing progressive maps that depict the growth of North Carolina counties from 1700 through 1912, this is an illustrated chronology as opposed to an article.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 28 Issue 12, Nov 1960, p11, il
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12823
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Opinions regarding football, classroom TVs, blues, commuting, market prices, and tobacco prosperity, are contained within this article.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 28 Issue 12, Nov 1960, p13, 22, por
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