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The Man Who Was Hanged for Treason

AUTHOR:  Donna J. Hart On February 10, 1864, William Hardy Daugherty was one of 13 men hanged in Kinston, North Carolina, having been convicted of treason against the Confederacy.  Watching the executions were their wives, neighbors, friends, and even former comrades...

Old Retainer Lives on Memories of the Past

SUBMITTED BY:  George E. Vick, Jr. THE LENOIR COUNTY NEWS, Wednesday, March 22, 1950 Old Retainer Lives on Memories of the Past: Born in Slavery, Ike Davis Now Served By Those He Helped Rear By Fred Whitaker In the white-painted, oldest little house on the Simon...

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