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1925
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Although considered a significant event in North Carolina's Revolutionary period, many questions still surround Edenton's Tea Party of October 25, 1774. Arthur describes the event and addresses questions concerning its authenticity.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 5, Oct 1994, p13-14, il
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1924
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Sneads Ferry, named for attorney Robert W. Snead, is the second oldest settlement in Onslow County. The tiny fishing village is noted for its seafood and annual shrimp festival.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 5, Oct 1994, p10, 12, il
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1922
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While they may not be as numerous as a few years ago, the fall run of bluefish still has fishermen standing shoulder to shoulder on North Carolina's Banks in anticipation of a good day's fishing.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 5, Oct 1994, p16-19, il
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1923
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On one Saturday every October, residents of Lexington welcome visitors around the nation to the Lexington Barbecue Festival, which celebrates the beauty of tomato-based barbecue.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 5, Oct 1994, p20-21
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1926
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In April and October every year, High Point is transformed from a modest city into the world's furniture exhibition center. Morris describes this event and highlights some points of interest in the city.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 5, Oct 1994, p22-25, il
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1927
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Black Mountain's sprawling Tudor manor house, In the Oaks, was built by industrialist Franklin Terry to host a good time. Giunca profiles its construction, anecdotes of people and events, and the current status of the 24,000-square-foot building.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 5, Oct 1994, p22-25, il
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1928
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Buncombe County artist Norma Bradley creates uniquely decorated gardens called earth quilts, which use the earth as their fabric and rocks and plants for color and texture. Since 1986, she has created 26 quilts across the state.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 5, Oct 1994, p32-33, il
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1929
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A number of unexplained and unsolved mysteries, such as the Brown Mountain Lights, Maco Light, and phantom hitch hikers, have occurred in North Carolina over the years.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 5, Oct 1994, p30-31, il
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1940
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James K. Polk, born in Pineville, is being reconsidered by historians and is moving up the ladder of presidential rankings.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 5, Oct 1994, p44, por
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