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by David
Fri September 22, 2017, 9:58 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1923 Train Schedule
Replies: 0
Views: 54

1923 Train Schedule

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by David
Thu September 21, 2017, 7:45 am
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 40
Replies: 0
Views: 75

News Messenger 40

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by David
Wed September 20, 2017, 4:36 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - We have come full circle
Replies: 0
Views: 44

Monk's Corner - We have come full circle

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by David
Wed September 20, 2017, 7:37 am
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - The Paper Route
Replies: 0
Views: 65

IRH - The Paper Route

The Paper Routes by: Russ Lancaster This story could have also been named "The paper boy". I don't think the concept exists in Hamlet anymore these days but it was alive and well in the 40's and 50's. I should know; I was one of that long forgotten breed. The old "paper boy" has ...
by David
Sun September 17, 2017, 3:27 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 39
Replies: 0
Views: 66

News Messenger 39

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by David
Fri September 15, 2017, 4:28 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - RCDJ
Replies: 0
Views: 59

Bacon Bits - RCDJ

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by David
Fri September 15, 2017, 4:26 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Dr Garrison 2
Replies: 0
Views: 73

Monk's Corner - Dr Garrison 2

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by David
Wed September 13, 2017, 4:19 pm
Forum: IRH-Bill Creech
Topic: IRH - Bill Creech - Football Practice
Replies: 0
Views: 73

IRH - Bill Creech - Football Practice

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by David
Tue September 12, 2017, 8:35 am
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 38
Replies: 0
Views: 94

News Messenger 38

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by David
Sun September 10, 2017, 8:30 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Minturn Ave.
Replies: 0
Views: 147

IRH - Minturn Ave.

Minturn Avenue 1954-55 The Teen Age Years by Russ Lancaster Two of the best years of my life as a boy in Hamlet were 1954 and 1955 when we lived in the Hugulet house on Minturn Avenue. We lived near the top of the hill in the second block East of Highway 177. This house was big enough for the oldest...
by David
Sat September 2, 2017, 1:13 pm
Forum: IRH-Bill Creech
Topic: IRH - Bill Creech - Going to the Dentist
Replies: 0
Views: 89

IRH - Bill Creech - Going to the Dentist

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by David
Fri September 1, 2017, 8:59 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 37
Replies: 0
Views: 96

News Messenger 37

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by David
Fri September 1, 2017, 7:20 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - The Birmingham Drug Co.
Replies: 0
Views: 107

IRH - The Birmingham Drug Co.

The Birmingham Drug Co. 1940's - 2000 by: Russ Lancaster There are lots of places in Hamlet we like to remember. Some of them are long gone and only memories. Then there are those that have stood the test of time. The Birmingham Drug Co. is one of these. Located at the lower end of Main Street, it h...
by David
Thu August 31, 2017, 7:19 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - We have come full circle
Replies: 0
Views: 97

Monk's Corner - We have come full circle

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by David
Tue August 29, 2017, 8:22 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Monk's Corner - Sales Clerks
Replies: 1
Views: 119

Monk's Corner - Sales Clerks

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by David
Mon August 28, 2017, 7:09 pm
Forum: IRH-Bill Creech
Topic: IRH - Bill Creech - Mr. Charles Keziah
Replies: 0
Views: 82

IRH - Bill Creech - Mr. Charles Keziah

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by David
Sun August 27, 2017, 3:26 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Ma Crofton
Replies: 1
Views: 104

IRH - Ma Crofton

Ma Crofton by: Russ Lancaster At the site on the corner of King Street and Hamlet Avenue where Hardee's now stands, there used to be a small cafe/grill simply known as Ma Crofton's. It was there before I was born in 1941 and remained there at least until 1959 when I graduated High School and left Ha...
by David
Sun August 27, 2017, 3:09 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 36
Replies: 0
Views: 105

News Messenger 36

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by David
Thu August 24, 2017, 7:32 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Dr Garrison
Replies: 0
Views: 207

Monk's Corner - Dr Garrison

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by David
Wed August 23, 2017, 5:17 pm
Forum: IRH-Bill Creech
Topic: IRH - Bill Creech - A Football Picture
Replies: 0
Views: 91

IRH - Bill Creech - A Football Picture

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by David
Wed August 23, 2017, 5:06 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Cell Phone Drivers
Replies: 0
Views: 78

IRH - Cell Phone Drivers

Cell Phone Drivers August 18, 2002 an editorial by: Russ Lancaster More Editorials Cell phones and drivers don't mix. It's a no-brainer; they just don't go well together. Have you been behind or beside a car lately with the driver being on the cell phone? Chances are pretty darn good that you have. ...
by David
Mon August 21, 2017, 3:52 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - New Year's Resolutions
Replies: 0
Views: 77

Bacon Bits - New Year's Resolutions

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by David
Mon August 21, 2017, 3:42 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 35
Replies: 0
Views: 91

News Messenger 35

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by David
Sat August 19, 2017, 7:27 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Rea's Esso
Replies: 0
Views: 217

IRH - Rea's Esso

Rea's Esso 1950's by Russ Lancaster In small town America in the 1950's, gas was cheap and independently owned service stations were abundant. Rea's Esso was one of many such places that fit that category. I first became acquainted with Rea's Esso around 1952. I had been recruited to be a paper boy ...
by David
Fri August 18, 2017, 7:17 am
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Meet me at the Station
Replies: 0
Views: 83

Monk's Corner - Meet me at the Station

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by David
Thu August 17, 2017, 9:32 am
Forum: Hamlet Happenings
Topic: East Rockingham Men's Club Golf Tournament
Replies: 0
Views: 130

East Rockingham Men's Club Golf Tournament

October 21, 2017 DATE CHANGE
9:00 am Tee time
Scotch Meadows Golf Course
Laurinburg
4 man captain's choice
$40 per person - includes cart, green fees, and lunch at 12:00
Cash Prizes for the first two teams

contact:
Eddie Byrne 910-206-5618
Scotch Meadows 910-276-0169
by David
Wed August 16, 2017, 8:55 pm
Forum: IRH-Bill Creech
Topic: IRH - Bill Creech - Front St
Replies: 0
Views: 91

IRH - Bill Creech - Front St

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by David
Tue August 15, 2017, 2:34 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1959 County Fair
Replies: 0
Views: 112

1959 County Fair

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by David
Sun August 13, 2017, 5:01 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 34
Replies: 0
Views: 116

News Messenger 34

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by David
Sat August 12, 2017, 2:37 pm
Forum: IRH-Bill Creech
Topic: IRH - Family Birthdays
Replies: 0
Views: 107

IRH - Family Birthdays

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by David
Sat August 12, 2017, 2:34 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - High Prices
Replies: 0
Views: 80

Monk's Corner - High Prices

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by David
Thu August 10, 2017, 6:56 am
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - The Golf Courses
Replies: 2
Views: 197

IRH - The Golf Courses

The Golf Courses and a vision of death 1950's - 1980's by: Russ Lancaster There are many ways to write about the golf courses in Richmond County. My way is far from the best because it deals more with personal memories than with the courses themselves. I was first introduced to Richmond Pines Countr...
by David
Wed August 9, 2017, 7:47 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Legrand Land 1973
Replies: 0
Views: 242

Legrand Land 1973

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by David
Tue August 8, 2017, 10:05 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 33
Replies: 0
Views: 117

News Messenger 33

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by David
Mon August 7, 2017, 8:53 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Hamlet 1970
Replies: 0
Views: 160

Hamlet 1970

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by David
Mon August 7, 2017, 8:11 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - Holiday workers
Replies: 0
Views: 87

Bacon Bits - Holiday workers

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by David
Sun August 6, 2017, 5:24 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Riding the Rails
Replies: 0
Views: 121

IRH - Riding the Rails

Riding the Rails Steam & Cinders 1940’s by: Russ Lancaster A recent poll on our site revealed that most of you that will read this little story are also probably old enough to remember most of what I will describe. For those of you that are too young to remember, I hope my description will be ad...
by David
Fri August 4, 2017, 4:02 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 32
Replies: 0
Views: 114

News Messenger 32

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by David
Thu August 3, 2017, 8:09 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Bank of Hamlet closes 1925
Replies: 0
Views: 123

Bank of Hamlet closes 1925

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by David
Thu August 3, 2017, 8:03 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Hamlet 1960
Replies: 0
Views: 142

Hamlet 1960

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by David
Thu August 3, 2017, 7:59 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1966 J W Jernigan
Replies: 0
Views: 112

1966 J W Jernigan

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by David
Wed August 2, 2017, 8:24 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Company Come & Go
Replies: 0
Views: 110

Monk's Corner - Company Come & Go

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by David
Tue August 1, 2017, 8:05 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 31
Replies: 0
Views: 129

News Messenger 31

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by David
Mon July 31, 2017, 5:45 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Gum Swamp Lake
Replies: 4
Views: 246

IRH - Gum Swamp Lake

Gum Swamp Lake by Russ Lancaster East of Hamlet on highway 74 right at the Coca-Cola plant, there is a paved road that forks off to the left. If you follow it long enough, you will run into a series of dirt roads. Once on the dirt roads, keep bearing right through the myriad of crossings and soon en...
by David
Mon July 31, 2017, 7:30 am
Forum: IRH-Bill Creech
Topic: IRH - Bill Creech - Another Steam Locomotive
Replies: 0
Views: 106

IRH - Bill Creech - Another Steam Locomotive

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by David
Sun July 30, 2017, 1:15 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - My Year in Review
Replies: 0
Views: 96

Bacon Bits - My Year in Review

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by David
Sat July 29, 2017, 2:11 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - The CRS Club
Replies: 0
Views: 203

IRH - The CRS Club

The CRS Club by Russ Lancaster The CRS Club… no one can say for sure when it started but it exists even until today (2000) and has for quite some time. It consists of a group of long time Hamlet citizens and even though it has no written charter or rules, they are understood by group consent. They m...
by David
Fri July 28, 2017, 4:25 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 30
Replies: 0
Views: 146

News Messenger 30

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