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14084
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This is a short article concerning Civil War veterans from North Carolina still alive in 1948. The Death of George Washington Benson of Charlotte sparked a survey of remaining Civil War veterans in the state. It goes on to list surviving members of the Civil War and includes short biographies of each man. These biographies give brief information concerning age, where the veterans live, and their general state of health.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 16 Issue 4, June 1948, p9
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14083
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A short biography about John Bragaw, a column writer for The State, contains snippets of his work for the magazine as well as his personal life. Bragaw's writing, under the heading 'Random Shots', appeared in The State September of 1933 and continued to this issue. Pieces of his personal life recorded in this article include his service to the Confederate army, attendance at Trinity College, and community and leisure activities.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 16 Issue 4, June 1948, p7-8, 17, il
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The article focuses on recreational fishing in North Carolina and its impact on the local economy. Visitors coming to fish the waters of North Carolina contribute not only to the industry of recreational fishing but also support local community shops, grocers, and restaurants. Sharpe tries to quantify the profits of recreational fishing for eastern North Carolina.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 16 Issue 4, June 1948, p3-4, 17, il
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