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13844
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Demand is growing for imposing more financial responsibility on North Carolina automobile drivers. Expected to be considered by the 1953 legislature are a Uniform Individual Accident and Sickness Policy Provisions law, a proposal to eliminate the present restrictions of 25 people required for constituting group policies, a proposal to make policies automobile policies gradually non-cancellable, and a proposal to allow a blanket policy to cover all dependents in a family.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 20 Issue 39, Feb 1953, p15-17, il
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13842
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The third article in a three part series on North Carolina soldiers during the Battle of Gettysburg, Wellman concludes with North Carolina's contribution on the third day of the battle. The first article in the series may be found in the following issue of THE STATE, February 1953, V. 20, No. 36, pp. 1-2, 15. The second article may be found in the February 1953 issue, V.20, No.38, pp. 5-6.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 20 Issue 39, Feb 1953, p5-6, 9, il, por
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Bill Sharpe explains the meaning and history of the famous nickname for North Carolinians, \r\n'Tar Heel'. Sharpe claims that prior to the Civil War, people who lived by the Virginia-North Carolina border employed patrolmen to keep slaves from crossing state lines. Each state enforced a penalty on slaves caught escaping. In North Carolina this penalty was to tar the heels of the slave, hence the name, 'Tar Heel'.\r\n
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 20 Issue 39, Feb 1953, p7
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13841
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Originally published in American Heritage, this is about regional food likes and dislikes in North Carolina.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 20 Issue 39, Feb 1953, p3-4, il
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13845
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Improved equipment and methods of firefighting have played an important role in cutting down fires and fire insurance rates throughout North Carolina. This article discusses these improvements and offers statistics relative to fire insurance premiums.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 20 Issue 39, Feb 1953, p23-24, il
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