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for The State Vol. 1 Issue 41, Mar 1934
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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.
President Roosevelt called upon Hugh MacRae of Wilmington, mining engineer, developer, and industrialist, to direct a subsistence homestead project in eastern North Carolina for the Department of the Interior. Parham discusses the establishment of these farms and where MacRae got the farmers for them.
In this continuing series of biographical sketches of members of the state legislature, Lucas discusses R. Bruce Etheridge, who represented Dare County for four sessions in the General Assembly and is now director of the State Department of Conservation and Development.