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Western Electric Expands to Employ 10,000 People

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The first of what is known as the North Carolina works of the Western Electric Company was established in the state in 1946. Today, Western Electric, part of the American Telephone and Telegraph Company, is expanding operations in Winston-Salem, Burlington, and Greensboro. More than 10,000 people will produce important electronic equipment for the armed services.