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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: 64

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: 72

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: 242

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: 40

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: 74

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: 99

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: 93

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: 139

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: 74

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: 106

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: 114

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: 114

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: 68

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: 0
Views: 84

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: 105

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: 101

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: 106

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...
by David
Mon June 5, 2017, 8:20 pm
Forum: Sandspurs
Topic: Sandspur March 1965
Replies: 0
Views: 146

Sandspur March 1965

Thanks to Donnie Crooke for submitting this Sandspur.

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by David
Sun June 4, 2017, 6:47 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1951 Fairview Heights opening
Replies: 1
Views: 370

1951 Fairview Heights opening

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by David
Sun June 4, 2017, 4:25 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - Things I Care For
Replies: 0
Views: 85

Bacon Bits - Things I Care For

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by David
Fri June 2, 2017, 7:44 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - McPhail's Hill
Replies: 0
Views: 113

IRH - McPhail's Hill

McPhail's Hill a kid's challenge 1940's - 1950's by: Russ Lancaster I originally wrote this story back around 1998 or so but it somehow got lost in the shuffle as we moved from site to site before finding a permanent home on the web. .So, I give you a later edition here in March 2002 hoping I can pi...
by David
Thu June 1, 2017, 7:23 pm
Forum: Sandspurs
Topic: Sandspur January 1965
Replies: 0
Views: 126

Sandspur January 1965

Thanks to Donnie Crooke for submitting this Sandspur.

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by David
Wed May 31, 2017, 4:03 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - W. L. Haltiwanger
Replies: 0
Views: 120

Monk's Corner - W. L. Haltiwanger

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by David
Wed May 31, 2017, 12:36 pm
Forum: IRH-Bill Creech
Topic: IRH - Bill Creech - Memorial Day
Replies: 0
Views: 142

IRH - Bill Creech - Memorial Day

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by David
Tue May 30, 2017, 3:48 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 19
Replies: 0
Views: 117

News Messenger 19

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by David
Mon May 29, 2017, 4:47 pm
Forum: Hamlet Happenings
Topic: Jody Meacham - Cape Fear Courier
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Jody Meacham - Cape Fear Courier

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by David
Sun May 28, 2017, 8:35 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - Smell
Replies: 0
Views: 107

Bacon Bits - Smell

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by David
Sat May 27, 2017, 4:40 pm
Forum: Sandspurs
Topic: Sandspur November 1964
Replies: 0
Views: 183

Sandspur November 1964

Thanks to Donnie Crooke for submitting this Sandspur.
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by David
Thu May 25, 2017, 10:25 am
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Hamlet unsung Heroes
Replies: 0
Views: 113

Monk's Corner - Hamlet unsung Heroes

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by David
Tue May 23, 2017, 1:34 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 18
Replies: 0
Views: 132

News Messenger 18

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by David
Sat May 20, 2017, 1:13 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Opera House 1924
Replies: 0
Views: 117

Opera House 1924

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by David
Sat May 20, 2017, 1:11 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon Bits - Where is the Newspaper Headed?
Replies: 0
Views: 94

Bacon Bits - Where is the Newspaper Headed?

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by David
Fri May 19, 2017, 8:23 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1920 Hamlet Merchants
Replies: 0
Views: 98

1920 Hamlet Merchants

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by David
Fri May 19, 2017, 8:11 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - True Friends are Forever
Replies: 0
Views: 96

Monk's Corner - True Friends are Forever

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by David
Thu May 18, 2017, 8:02 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1935 Spring St underpass
Replies: 0
Views: 113

1935 Spring St underpass

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by David
Thu May 18, 2017, 7:41 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Hamlet High
Replies: 3
Views: 347

Re: IRH - Hamlet High

Russ passed away this past February. I will continue to post his articles.
by David
Wed May 17, 2017, 4:47 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 17
Replies: 0
Views: 129

News Messenger 17

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by David
Tue May 16, 2017, 4:27 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - Madeline Jones
Replies: 0
Views: 140

Monk's Corner - Madeline Jones

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by David
Mon May 15, 2017, 8:58 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Hamlet High
Replies: 3
Views: 347

IRH - Hamlet High

Hamlet High School 1947 - 1959 by: Russ Lancaster Hamlet High School. Now anyone who lived in any small town in America in the later forties through the fifties can relate to Hamlet High School. When I first enrolled there in 1947 it was called Hamlet Avenue School and grades 1 - 12 were all housed ...
by David
Sun May 14, 2017, 8:59 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: IRH - Graham's Feed and Seed
Replies: 0
Views: 142

IRH - Graham's Feed and Seed

Graham’s Feed and Seed 1950’s – 1970’s by: Russ Lancaster I am sure Graham’s Feed and Seed was around both before the 1950’s and well after the 1970’s. My memory of this place is of the period listed above. I am sure the store is around no longer though I have been told that Mr. Graham is still aliv...
by David
Sun May 14, 2017, 5:51 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacons Bits Hamlet Museum
Replies: 0
Views: 124

Bacons Bits Hamlet Museum

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by David
Sun May 14, 2017, 4:47 pm
Forum: I Remember Hamlet
Topic: About Russ Lancaster
Replies: 2
Views: 356

About Russ Lancaster

About Me Russ Lancaster I was born in Hamlet in August 1941 and lived there for the most part until 1988. There were brief periods in that 47 year span that I lived elsewhere. In 1947 we lived in Southern Pines for about 4 months. In 1959 I joined the Air Force and spent time in San Antonio and San ...
by David
Sun May 14, 2017, 12:43 pm
Forum: Hamlet Happenings
Topic: Our Hamlet forum
Replies: 5
Views: 345

Our Hamlet forum

I just noticed that his Forum just passed our 10th Anniversary April 30. Thanks to all that have contributed and followed over the years. Hopefully we can last another ten. OurHamlet.org now has a Facebook page so they can get updates on social media. Thanks again for being a part of OurHamlet.

David
by David
Fri May 12, 2017, 7:43 pm
Forum: IRH-Bill Creech
Topic: IRH - Bill Creech - Those Big League Players
Replies: 0
Views: 117

IRH - Bill Creech - Those Big League Players

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by David
Wed May 10, 2017, 7:10 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 16
Replies: 0
Views: 149

News Messenger 16

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by David
Tue May 9, 2017, 4:47 pm
Forum: Monk's Corner
Topic: Monk's Corner - James Family
Replies: 0
Views: 143

Monk's Corner - James Family

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by David
Tue May 9, 2017, 4:39 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1935 Hamlet Fire Department
Replies: 0
Views: 109

1935 Hamlet Fire Department

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by David
Tue May 9, 2017, 4:34 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Tribute to J P Gibbons
Replies: 0
Views: 109

Tribute to J P Gibbons

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by David
Mon May 8, 2017, 8:54 pm
Forum: Bacon's Bits
Topic: Bacon's Bits 8
Replies: 0
Views: 110

Bacon's Bits 8

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by David
Sat May 6, 2017, 2:26 pm
Forum: Years ago in Hamlet
Topic: News Messenger 15
Replies: 0
Views: 142

News Messenger 15

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