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for We the People of North Carolina Vol. 20 Issue 1, May 1962
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In honor of the late North Carolina Governor, William B. Umstead, East Carolina College dedicated Umstead Hall in this memory. North Carolina State Treasurer Edwin Gill gave a speech in Greenville on Umstead's history and dedication to the state.
Thanks to a noted wood chemist at North Carolina State College--Dr. Alfred J. Stamm--a great warship is being restored after 334 years of Stockholm Harbor. The development of polyethylene glycol as a stabilizing agent for wood is also being used by woodworking shops to create decorative objects.
The North Carolina Travel Mission has introduce the state's Economy Travel Plan in Europe, and it is being promoted by KLM, the Royal Dutch Airline, as part of the "Visit USA" package. The plan offers travel discounts to foreign visitors and is sponsored by the NC restaurant, hotel, and car associations.