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by David
Mon August 21, 2017, 3:52 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - New Year's Resolutions
Replies: 0
Views: 35

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: 47

News Messenger 35

1953 May 6.jpg
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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: 163

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: 44

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: 51

East Rockingham Men's Club Golf Tournament

September 16, 2017
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: 64

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: 69

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: 85

News Messenger 34

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1953 March 11 b.jpg
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by David
Sat August 12, 2017, 2:37 pm
Forum: IRH-Bill Creech
Topic: IRH - Family Birthdays
Replies: 0
Views: 75

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: 45

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: 141

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: 195

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: 82

News Messenger 33

1952 August 27.jpg
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1954 Oct 5.jpg
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1953 March 4.jpg
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by David
Mon August 7, 2017, 8:53 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Hamlet 1970
Replies: 0
Views: 109

Hamlet 1970

1970 Harris boat.jpg
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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: 54

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: 93

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: 86

News Messenger 32

1952 August 20.jpg
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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: 84

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: 99

Hamlet 1960

1960 Ruby and Johns.jpg
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1960 Dr Robinson opening.jpg
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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: 71

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: 79

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: 103

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: 184

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: 74

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: 68

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: 176

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: 113

News Messenger 30

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by David
Fri July 28, 2017, 4:20 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Dustin Hoffman - Welcome to Hamlet
Replies: 0
Views: 146

Monk's Corner - Dustin Hoffman - Welcome to Hamlet

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by David
Fri July 28, 2017, 4:18 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1932 American Legion Baseball
Replies: 0
Views: 69

1932 American Legion Baseball

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by David
Wed July 26, 2017, 3:13 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - The Skating Rink
Replies: 0
Views: 75

IRH - The Skating Rink

The Skating Rink round and round 1940's - 1980's by: Russ Lancaster with lots of help from Doug Gray, Nancy & Jim Pollard and Jean Nelson One of the most popular forms of recreation in the late 1940's and throughout most of the 1950's was roller skating. Most kids had the "strap on" ty...
by David
Tue July 25, 2017, 9:25 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: First Hamlet Newspaper
Replies: 0
Views: 67

First Hamlet Newspaper

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by David
Tue July 25, 2017, 9:20 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - Glass overflowin
Replies: 0
Views: 55

Bacon Bits - Glass overflowin

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by David
Mon July 24, 2017, 7:46 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 29
Replies: 0
Views: 99

News Messenger 29

1953 July 1.jpg
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by David
Sun July 23, 2017, 8:05 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Not the Same Since the Movie
Replies: 0
Views: 87

Monk's Corner - Not the Same Since the Movie

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by David
Sat July 22, 2017, 3:21 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1964 Luke's Gas Tank
Replies: 0
Views: 68

1964 Luke's Gas Tank

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by David
Sat July 22, 2017, 10:00 am
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Pee Dee Bottling Co.
Replies: 0
Views: 107

IRH - Pee Dee Bottling Co.

Pee Dee Bottling Co. 1960's by Russ Lancaster Located on Hamlet Avenue across from the Colonial Store was once one of Hamlet's largest soft drink bottling companies... Pee Dee Bottling Company. It was owned and managed by Adam Hardison of Anson County who had inherited the business from his father. ...
by David
Wed July 19, 2017, 9:18 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1982 Hamlet High site plans
Replies: 0
Views: 113

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: 86

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: 66

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: 130

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: 73

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: 117

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: 106

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: 103

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: 213

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: 125

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: 555

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: 81

IRH - Bill Creech - Beach visits

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