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Shrimping Is Big Business

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In 1948 throughout the Pamlico Sound, fishermen turned to shrimping for larger profits. Traditionally many of these men harvested fish but increased demand for shrimp transformed fishing boats into a shrimp net hauling fleet, which led to a shrimp boom.
The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 16 Issue 19, Oct 1948, p3-4, 20, il