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11410
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H. H. Honeycutt is warden of the State Prison in Raleigh. He began work as a prison guard in 1902 and served under three wardens before being named warden. The state installed the electric chair for executions in 1910. Honeycutt has witnessed 125 executions.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 11, Aug 1933, p11, 21
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11450
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In this continuing series of articles on the various departments of North Carolina state government, Sadler discusses the history of the State Highway Commission. E.B. Jeffress has headed the commission for the last two and a half years.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 25, Nov 1933, p9, 11, por
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11451
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In this continuing series of articles on the various departments of North Carolina state government, Sadler discusses the State Auditor's Office. The office was established in 1782. Baxter Durham has been auditor for the last twelve years.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 26, Nov 1933, p9, 24, por
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11449
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In this first of a series of articles on the various departments of North Carolina state government, Sadler discusses the governor's office. The current governor is J.C.B. Ehringhaus, and he is the only Pasquotank County native elected to that position.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 24, Nov 1933, p11, 20, por
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11454
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In this continuing series of articles on the various departments of North Carolina state government, Sadler discusses the State Department of Revenue. The department was created in 1921, and Allen J. Maxwell is the current Commissioner of Revenue.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 27, Dec 1933, p9, por
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11461
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In this continuing series of articles on the various departments of North Carolina state government, Sadler discusses the Office of State Treasurer. The first Treasurer was Edward Mosley, who was appointed in 1715. Charles M. Johnson was appointed State Treasurer in 1932.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 30, Dec 1933, p11, 24, por
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11482
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In this continuing series of articles on the various departments of North Carolina state government, Sadler discusses the history of the department. Established by the General Assembly in 1887, it was first known as the North Carolina Bureau of Labor Statistics. A.L. Fletcher became Commissioner of Labor in January 1933.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 32, Jan 1934, p11, 20, por
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11492
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In this continuing series of articles on the various departments of North Carolina state government, Sadler discusses the Division of Purchase and Contract, which was created by the 1931 General Assembly. A. S. Brower heads the department which authorizes millions of dollars annually to purchase items from the smallest (pins) to the largest (cars and tractors).
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 34, Jan 1934, p11, 26, por
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11508
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In this continuing series of articles on the various departments of North Carolina state government, Sadler discusses the Board of Charities and Public Welfare, which was authorized by the state constitution of 1868. Among its requirements was that there should be \"sufficient provision for the poor, the unfortunate, and the orphan.\" Mrs. W. Thomas Bost of Raleigh heads the board.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 38, Feb 1934, p16, 22, por
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11510
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In this continuing series of articles on the various departments of North Carolina state government, Sadler discusses the North Carolina Historical Commission. This commission has the responsibility of collecting and preserving information relating to the history of North Carolina. Among the collection are 5,000 manuscript volumes, over 1,000 maps, and 250 state newspapers dating from 1751. Dr. A.R. Newsome heads the commission.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 39, Feb 1934, p11, por
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11514
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In this continuing series of articles on the various departments of North Carolina state government, Sadler discusses the State Industrial Commission. The 1929 General Assembly enacted the law which created the commission, which \"aims for full cooperation and better understanding of mutual interests between employer and employee.\" Matt H. Allen of Kinston is the Commissioner.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 42, Mar 1934, p11, 26, por
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In this continuing series of articles on the various departments of North Carolina state government, Sadler discusses the State Board of Health. The General Assembly authorized the department in 1879. Dr. J.M. Parrott is the current Secretary of the Board and State Health Officer.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 41, Mar 1934, p11, 22, por
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11520
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In this continuing series of articles on the various departments of North Carolina state government, Sadler discusses the officer of Commissioner of Paroles. In 1933, Governor Ehringhaus appointed Edwin Gill to lead the newly created North Carolina Paroles Commission. One of his duties is to investigate carefully all the cases of individuals on Death Row to be certain the individual receives a last fair chance to be heard.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 44, Mar 1934, p11, 24, por
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11530
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In this continuing series of articles on the various departments of North Carolina state government, Sadler discusses the Budget Bureau. The General Assembly created this department in 1925, and it has the responsibility of supervising all state expenditures. The Governor is the nominal head of the department, but the duties of the department are performed by an assistant director. Frank Dunlap of Wadesboro is the current Assistant Director. He is a former member of the General Assembly and Director of Personnel.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 1 Issue 48, Apr 1934, p11, 22, por
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11604
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Following the death of Judge W. J. Adams, Michael Schenck was appointed to fill his position as associate justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court. Sadler recounts interesting events in the judge's life.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 2 Issue 1, June 1934, p9, 22
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