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11738
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Nationwide the Christmas trees are a $300 million industry. In North Carolina, 900,000 trees will be harvested in 1977 and bring about $10 million on the retail level. This article contains information on who grows Christmas trees, where they are grown, and how the business operates.
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11737
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Edwin A. Morris has held many positions with Blue Bell, Inc. during his forty-year career with the company, the last being chairman and CEO. Blue Bell is one of the largest and most successful apparel companies in the country. Morris 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. 35 Issue 12, Dec 1977, p13-14, 16, 18, por
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11739
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Two important forums of the performing arts are coming to Duke University, the American Musical Theater Center and the American Dance Festival. The festival had been in residence at Connecticut College for thirty years. Duke was chosen over forty-six other campuses competing for the dance festival.
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11741
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Hugh Murray opened his insurance business at a dismal time in North Carolina's history, the Great Depression. Banks were closing, and people were struggling to make ends meet. Still his company, Associated Insurers, Inc., survived and today is one of the largest insurance brokerage firms in the Southeast.
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This article recounts how a financial rescue operation saved North Carolina Wesleyan College in Rocky Mount from closing its doors two years ago.
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