Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for The State Vol. 1 Issue 27, Dec 1933
Currently viewing results 1 - 4
In this installment Simmons relates the battle for white supremacy in the state during the Campaign of 1898, including how the campaign was waged, the difficulty in arousing the citizens, and the fight in connection with the grandfather clause.
The Carolinas are the only section of the country where tin has been found in large deposits. The American Consolidated Tin Mines Corporation purchased a large land area near Lincolnton in Lincoln County that is considered to be the richest tin deposit in the nation. The company's mining operation is a departure from the traditional method of tin mining.
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.
Mrs. Gertrude Dills McKee, who lives in Sylva in Jackson County, won election to the 1931 State Senate. She holds the distinction of being the first woman in the state to sit as a member of that representative body.