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for The State Vol. 10 Issue 31, Jan 1943
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The oyster industry has been elevated to a position of great importance in the commercial fishery business of North Carolina. Due to the rapidly increasing consumption of oysters, which has badly depleted the supply of natural beds in North Carolina, the State Department of Conservation has been making an effort to rehabilitate existing beds and encourage new beds in the sound along the coast by the transplantation of seed oysters.
Andrew Johnson never received full credit for his great achievement to the presidency of the United States of America and few people know anything about his real outstanding ability. Although he never went to school, he achieved greatness while maintaining courage and respect for others despite conflict with other legislators.
Comparatively few people know anything about the 3,000 or more Cherokee Indians in the western part of North Carolina, but they have an efficient government and are strongly devoted to their families.
North Carolina has a number of well-known physicians dating from its earliest days. One signed the Constitution. Another became Governor of the state. Others were outstanding in the service they rendered to the state. Among them were Ephraim Brevard, Thomas Burke, Hugh Williamson, and Edward Warren.