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for The State Vol. 12 Issue 15, Sept 1944
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This article details the industrial and agricultural changes happening in Bladen County, in the southeastern part of North Carolina. On the historic Cape Fear River, Bladen County is one of the largest and most progressive of the agricultural counties.
The Populist Party came into existence as the result of widespread agricultural depression a half a century ago. This presents an interesting chapter in the political history of North Carolina which is closely tied with the rise of the Farmers Alliance.
The yard of the North Carolina Shipbuilding Company at Wilmington is one the busiest places in the State. A splendid record of service has also been maintained since the start of the enterprise.
The story of the Cherokee Indians has been tragic indeed, but they have survived unjust persecutions of the past and are now respected citizens.
Pettigrew State Park is located on the shores of Lake Phelps in Washington and Tyrrell Counties. The park named for General James Johnston Pettigrew and is located on portions of two fine old plantations.
After months of hard work, tobacco farmers of North Carolina are now cashing in on their labor. The crop this year is above the average with respect to size and quality.