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by David
Wed July 19, 2017, 9:18 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1982 Hamlet High site plans
Replies: 0
Views: 71

1982 Hamlet High site plans

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by David
Wed July 19, 2017, 8:30 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 28
Replies: 0
Views: 53

News Messenger 28

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by David
Wed July 19, 2017, 12:38 pm
Forum: IRH-Bill Creech
Topic: IRH - Bill Creech - Raleigh it was
Replies: 0
Views: 38

IRH - Bill Creech - Raleigh it was

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by David
Tue July 18, 2017, 12:13 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1962 Mabry's
Replies: 0
Views: 99

1962 Mabry's

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by David
Mon July 17, 2017, 7:25 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - Juggle
Replies: 0
Views: 52

Bacon Bits - Juggle

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by David
Mon July 17, 2017, 7:11 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Indian Cigars
Replies: 0
Views: 93

IRH - Indian Cigars

Indian Cigars cotton mouths, summer 1950's by: Russ Lancaster "Whose got matches," Kent Hicks asked? That got us searching our pockets. Matches meant something good was coming. We were the young boys of the Washington Avenue neighborhood, the ones I write about so often. Kent was our leade...
by David
Sun July 16, 2017, 3:54 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1924 Bankhead Machine Works
Replies: 0
Views: 81

1924 Bankhead Machine Works

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by David
Sat July 15, 2017, 8:47 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Wilson Ramsey
Replies: 0
Views: 76

Monk's Corner - Wilson Ramsey

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by David
Sat July 15, 2017, 8:28 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 27
Replies: 0
Views: 191

News Messenger 27

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by David
Sat July 15, 2017, 8:26 pm
Forum: Just other Stuff
Topic: Cancer 0, Sigmore 2
Replies: 1
Views: 61

Re: Cancer 0, Sigmore 2

Congrats!!!!
by David
Fri July 14, 2017, 2:57 pm
Forum: IRH-Bill Creech
Topic: Bill Creech 1989
Replies: 2
Views: 521

Re: Bill Creech 1989

WILLIAM H. CREECH, JR. (Age 91) On May 4, 2008 William H. Creech, Jr. of Woodbridge, VA at Bettys Place Assisted Living in Manassas. He was born January 15, 1917 in Wilmington, N.C. where he graduated from Hamlet High School in 1936 after lettering in baseball and football. He was a champion sportsm...
by David
Fri July 14, 2017, 2:54 pm
Forum: IRH-Bill Creech
Topic: IRH - Bill Creech - Beach visits
Replies: 0
Views: 65

IRH - Bill Creech - Beach visits

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by David
Wed July 12, 2017, 9:08 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 26
Replies: 0
Views: 85

News Messenger 26

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by David
Tue July 11, 2017, 3:29 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Kirk Kirkley
Replies: 0
Views: 104

IRH - Kirk Kirkley

Kirk Kirkley and his amazing Krystal Ball (1950's) by Russ Lancaster During the 1950's, there were two popular newspapers in Richmond County. Hamlet had its "Hamlet News" and Rockingham had its "Richmond County Journal". During that period of time, the Hamlet News was published t...
by David
Mon July 10, 2017, 8:24 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1968 Swails Shoe Shop
Replies: 0
Views: 111

1968 Swails Shoe Shop

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by David
Mon July 10, 2017, 8:16 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - Planning for the End
Replies: 0
Views: 64

Bacon Bits - Planning for the End

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by David
Sat July 8, 2017, 4:46 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1962 Hamlet Direct Dialing
Replies: 0
Views: 100

1962 Hamlet Direct Dialing

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by David
Thu July 6, 2017, 4:43 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Kids come in Handy
Replies: 0
Views: 74

Monk's Corner - Kids come in Handy

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by David
Wed July 5, 2017, 7:39 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - Shoes
Replies: 0
Views: 50

Bacon Bits - Shoes

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by David
Wed July 5, 2017, 1:33 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 25
Replies: 0
Views: 203

News Messenger 25

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by David
Tue July 4, 2017, 5:17 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Spring St
Replies: 0
Views: 102

IRH - Spring St

Spring Street The last house in Hamlet 1974 - 1988 by Russ Lancaster We pulled out of the driveway around 9:00 that night in May 1988 without any idea what lay ahead for us in Jacksonville. There were a few tears shed by Helga and I as the years of memories of that house on 414 Spring Street flooded...
by David
Sun July 2, 2017, 8:33 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monks Corner - What would Dr. Bill think?
Replies: 0
Views: 96

Monks Corner - What would Dr. Bill think?

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by David
Sat July 1, 2017, 4:57 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1959 Hamlet Fair
Replies: 0
Views: 128

1959 Hamlet Fair

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by David
Sat July 1, 2017, 4:50 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1923 Pinehurst ad in Hamlet News Messenger
Replies: 0
Views: 105

1923 Pinehurst ad in Hamlet News Messenger

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by David
Sat July 1, 2017, 1:45 pm
Forum: Hamlet Happenings
Topic: Jody Meacham Fourth of July
Replies: 0
Views: 145

Jody Meacham Fourth of July

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by David
Fri June 30, 2017, 9:14 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1947 Levine's Dept Store
Replies: 0
Views: 97

1947 Levine's Dept Store

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by David
Thu June 29, 2017, 7:58 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Opera House History
Replies: 1
Views: 176

Re: Opera House History

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by David
Thu June 29, 2017, 7:35 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - Waste Dump
Replies: 0
Views: 70

Bacon Bits - Waste Dump

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by David
Wed June 28, 2017, 8:35 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 24
Replies: 0
Views: 110

News Messenger 24

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by David
Tue June 27, 2017, 5:39 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Hamlet - Rockingham become one
Replies: 0
Views: 150

Monk's Corner - Hamlet - Rockingham become one

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by David
Mon June 26, 2017, 5:10 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Oak Street
Replies: 0
Views: 138

IRH - Oak Street

Oak Street The Shortridge House 1945-46 by: Russ Lancaster In the mid 1940's we lived upstairs in a big two story house on Oak Street. I think the house belonged to John Shortridge. I know for sure that he and his family lived downstairs. The street was yet to be paved at the time and we still had i...
by David
Sun June 25, 2017, 9:07 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - Trash Removal
Replies: 0
Views: 96

Bacon Bits - Trash Removal

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by David
Sat June 24, 2017, 7:26 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1951 Hamlet Street paving
Replies: 0
Views: 123

1951 Hamlet Street paving

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by David
Thu June 22, 2017, 8:55 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 23
Replies: 0
Views: 138

News Messenger 23

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by David
Wed June 21, 2017, 5:14 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Beach Restaurants
Replies: 0
Views: 121

Monk's Corner - Beach Restaurants

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by David
Tue June 20, 2017, 8:36 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Atkinson's Pool Room
Replies: 1
Views: 329

IRH - Atkinson's Pool Room

Atkinson's Pool Room 1950's by Russ Lancaster In the 1950's, if you were a teen aged boy, there was a rite of passage you were afforded whether rich or poor and more importantly, you could go through this ritual of becoming a man even before obtaining a driver's license. So, somewhere between the ag...
by David
Sun June 18, 2017, 3:48 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - ATM
Replies: 0
Views: 69

Bacon Bits - ATM

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by David
Sat June 17, 2017, 7:43 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Food for Thought
Replies: 0
Views: 111

IRH - Food for Thought

Food for Thought by: Russ Lancaster Have you ever been asked the question, "If you were stranded on a deserted island and had just one choice for food until you were found, what would it be?" I have heard the question asked of others many times before and have myself been asked the same qu...
by David
Sat June 17, 2017, 7:30 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 22
Replies: 0
Views: 130

News Messenger 22

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by David
Fri June 16, 2017, 7:02 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1959 Levine Store Closing
Replies: 0
Views: 127

1959 Levine Store Closing

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by David
Wed June 14, 2017, 8:56 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1947 Royal Crown Building
Replies: 2
Views: 192

1947 Royal Crown Building

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by David
Wed June 14, 2017, 6:07 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Tug Jones
Replies: 0
Views: 109

Monk's Corner - Tug Jones

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by David
Tue June 13, 2017, 3:50 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - James Ave
Replies: 1
Views: 150

IRH - James Ave

James Avenue 1969-1974 The Party Years by Russ Lancaster I lived in three houses in 1969. I began the year living just off Bennettsville Road, South of Hamlet. I was in my second year of working for the railroad. That was the year of the great February ice storm which left me without power for 30 da...
by David
Mon June 12, 2017, 5:43 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 21
Replies: 0
Views: 143

News Messenger 21

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by David
Sun June 11, 2017, 7:22 am
Forum: Sandspurs
Topic: Sandspur April 1965
Replies: 0
Views: 137

Sandspur April 1965

Thanks to Donnie Crooke for submitting this Sandspur.

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by David
Fri June 9, 2017, 5:14 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - Things I Don't Care For
Replies: 0
Views: 90

Bacon Bits - Things I Don't Care For

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by David
Thu June 8, 2017, 7:19 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Opera House History
Replies: 1
Views: 176

Opera House History

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by David
Thu June 8, 2017, 4:35 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Evelyn and Ralph Garrison
Replies: 0
Views: 139

Monk's Corner - Evelyn and Ralph Garrison

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by David
Wed June 7, 2017, 2:13 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 20
Replies: 0
Views: 129

News Messenger 20

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by David
Tue June 6, 2017, 1:28 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Pop Nettles
Replies: 0
Views: 137

IRH - Pop Nettles

Pop Nettles 1940’s – 1960’s by: Russ Lancaster **note** I first wrote this story back in 1999 and have since heard from one of Pop's relatives who (of course) knew a different Pop Nettles than the one in my memory. So, without further adieu, I will begin with Veep Nettle's memory of his dad so you w...

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