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As the American Revolution drew near, the Moravians were in an impossible position, refusing to take an oath of allegiance and bear arms. Further problems arose from the Moravians' reluctance to accept paper currency, an offense that would make them enemies of the state. Tensions eased with the editing of the oath of allegiance, allowing Moravians to make an affirmation of their loyalty.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 29 Issue 8, Sept 1961, p10
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The Masland Duraleather Company opened its Mocksville plant earlier this year, employing from 150 to 200 people. The 140,000 square-foot plant, located on a 95-acre site, is the largest industrial plant in the south to be entirely heated and cooled by air pumps, using outside air as a source of heat.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 29 Issue 8, Sept 1961, p25-26, il
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Originally constructed as a small wooden building in 1868, St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Asheville now draws travelers to see its great elliptical dome. The dome, measuring approximately 52 ft. x 82 ft., was made of tile in the Black Mountain kiln of Rafael Guastavino, the building's original architect.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 29 Issue 8, Sept 1961, p7-8, il
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12685
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For fifty years, pilot and Rev. L. D. Hayman has kept both his pilot and ministry licenses. Possibly the only ordained minister in North Carolina who also runs a professional sport-fishing guide business, Hayman recently put his fishing cruiser up for sale. Although no longer a professional, Hayman will continue to keep his pilot license up, and enjoys fishing for mullet recreationally.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 29 Issue 8, Sept 1961, p9, por
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12684
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Francis V. Kughler discusses the design and creation of his fifth mural Halifax Resolves. The mural, created for the Institute of Government building in Chapel Hill, represents the Provincial Congress of North Carolina leaders held at Halifax. Kughler discusses his historical research, and the study of human subjects which aided in the creation of his latest work.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 29 Issue 8, Sept 1961, p6
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