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11589
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John L. (Buck) Fraley is chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Carolina Freight Carriers. Headquartered in Cherryville in Gaston County, the company is one of the nation's largest freight handlers, with over 5,000 tractor/trailers and straight trucks based in sixty terminals in twenty states. Fraley is featured in We the People of North Carolina magazine's Businessman in the News.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 34 Issue 7, July 1976, p13, 15-16, 72, por
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Record #:
11591
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As State Highway Administrator, Billy Rose is the ranking career official of the Division of Highways of the North Carolina Department of Transportation. In this We the People of North Carolina interview, Rose discusses increasing gas taxes because of the Arab oil embargo; mass transit; and secondary road paving.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 34 Issue 7, July 1976, p33-35, 85, il, por
Record #:
11593
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J.A. Hackney & Sons started in Washington, North Carolina in 1946. The company is not to be confused with Hackney Bros. Body Company in Wilson, which specializes in refrigerated van bodies. The companies are separate but are managed by cousins. The Washington company manufactures more truck bodies for delivery of beverages than any other company in the country.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 34 Issue 7, July 1976, p64-65, il, por
Record #:
11590
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The nine Republican and Democrat candidates for Governor present their views on state transportation policy. The Democrat candidates are Andy Barker, Jim Hunt, Ed O'Herron, Tom Strickland, and George Wood. Republican candidates are Jake Alexander, Dave Flaherty, Wallace McCall and Coy Privette.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 34 Issue 7, July 1976, p20-21, 23-24, 88, por
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Record #:
11592
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The Family Lines System, which is composed of five of the country's railroads, operates almost 1,900 miles of track in North Carolina. This is almost half of the state's total of 4,115 rail miles. The railroads are Seaboard Coast Line, Louisville & Nashville, Clinchfield, Georgia, and West Point.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 34 Issue 7, July 1976, p62-63, 94-95, il
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