Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for The State Vol. 20 Issue 36, Feb 1953
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The first article in a three part series on North Carolina soldiers during the Battle of Gettysburg, introduces the 35 regiments that fought in the battle. The North Carolina troops walked some 15-20 miles per day for 20 days, from Virginia to Pennsylvania for, in June 1863. This article covers the campaign and battle through 1 July.
North Carolina native, Julius Boros, a 32-year-olf golf pro from Southern Pines, won the U.S. Open in June 1952 and the World Championship in Chicago, in August 1952. Boros' victory in Chicago won him the largest golf purse in the history of the sport.