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by Wayne Fuller
Sun November 3, 2013, 8:22 am
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Richmond Theater
Replies: 8
Views: 2582

Re: Richmond Theater

The Strand was a block down the street beside the square.
by Wayne Fuller
Sat October 26, 2013, 8:14 pm
Forum: Looking for Information
Topic: Class of 1958 lost members
Replies: 1
Views: 1172

Re: Class of 1958 lost members

Lloyd I sent you a PM.
by Wayne Fuller
Mon September 16, 2013, 9:43 pm
Forum: Looking for Information
Topic: Pate Lovin
Replies: 8
Views: 2394

Re: Pate Lovin

Joe, glad to see you back. Bryant Lovin (HHS1969) (his Father name was Pate Lovin) lives on Smith Cemetary Road. It is located in this area. Bryant was raise in the location where you say this cemetery is located. His phone number is 910-557-5302. Hope this helps
by Wayne Fuller
Tue July 16, 2013, 7:58 am
Forum: Hamlet Pictures
Topic: Fayetteville Street School 7th Grade 1960-61
Replies: 1
Views: 1677

Re: Fayetteville Street School 7th Grade 1960-61

First Row last person is Irma Baxley
by Wayne Fuller
Sun June 9, 2013, 1:49 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: State Magazine 1953
Replies: 4
Views: 1356

Mangum is located on Grassy Island Road out of Ellerbe past Mountain Creek where the Capels lived.

Midway is located on the south side of Hwy. 74 in West Rockingham. Midway Rd.

X-Way is located outside of Norman as well as Pekin.
by Wayne Fuller
Mon May 27, 2013, 9:13 pm
Forum: Looking for Information
Topic: Just Curious 2
Replies: 5
Views: 2179

Joe, the Margaret Byrd that you are referring to passed away a few months back. She was married to William Billingsly who also grew up in Hamlet. Margaret's daddy was Mike Byrd.
by Wayne Fuller
Mon April 15, 2013, 1:37 pm
Forum: Hamlet Trivia
Topic: Old Hamlet Building:
Replies: 20
Views: 8662

The man that Freddie is referring to that died in the little house beside the Post Office first name was Tony (?),
can't remember his last name but seems like it might have been a Italian or something like that.
by Wayne Fuller
Thu April 4, 2013, 8:13 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Red & White 1963
Replies: 16
Views: 5965

George is that what happened to you? LOL. Good to see that you aare still around.
by Wayne Fuller
Fri March 15, 2013, 8:03 am
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Hub Grill
Replies: 12
Views: 3608

Never knew that ya'll lived where the Easterlins liver. I do remember ya'll living on the corner ofd 3rd and Durham before moving to the house where the grapevines were.
by Wayne Fuller
Thu March 14, 2013, 7:17 am
Forum: Hamlet Pictures
Topic: Engine & Caboose Painting project
Replies: 23
Views: 6327

The caboose at the City Lake belongs to the city. If the city can,t repair it they should remove it like they wanted done with the one on Main St. because it looked so bad.
by Wayne Fuller
Tue March 12, 2013, 9:00 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Hub Grill
Replies: 12
Views: 3608

Turn on 5th street beside Fuller Gro. and it will be the 1st street on the left. It runs from 3rd st. to 5th st. The Esterlings, Wrights, Freemans, Burns and at one time McKeithans were the families that lived on it. All but one of the houses (Easterling) are still there.
by Wayne Fuller
Sun March 10, 2013, 10:32 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Hub Grill
Replies: 12
Views: 3608

Betty, what was the name before it was the Hub? If I ever heard it I have forgotten.
by Wayne Fuller
Wed January 30, 2013, 12:23 am
Forum: Hamlet Pictures
Topic: Class of 1966 Reunion - July 24, 2010
Replies: 3
Views: 3533

It would be good if someone would put names with the faces.
by Wayne Fuller
Sat December 1, 2012, 9:14 am
Forum: Hamlet Trivia
Topic: What Was His Name?
Replies: 7
Views: 2620

Junior is still around but doesn't get out.
by Wayne Fuller
Thu October 18, 2012, 9:06 pm
Forum: Looking for Information
Topic: Original location of consolidated school (grades 1-12)
Replies: 14
Views: 5239

McDonald Ave on one side, Clay St. on the other side of Farview Heights School. Hamlet Ave. in front and Spring St. behind Hamlet High School. 2nd St. on the side and Fayetteville in front of Fayetteville Street School. Pantzy Fetner School was between Jefferson St., Henderson St. Vance St. and Cham...
by Wayne Fuller
Thu August 23, 2012, 8:28 am
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: A Special Place - Hub Grill
Replies: 14
Views: 5792

Sigmore, I had forgotten about Melvins. It is located in Whiteville N.C. and you do have to stand in line to get a burger.
by Wayne Fuller
Wed August 22, 2012, 4:15 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: A Special Place - Hub Grill
Replies: 14
Views: 5792

Concur on that Lynn. Charlie Hancock did operate his painting out of this building. He lived 4 houses down the street from the Hub Grill on the same side of the street. Myself being like you all I had to do was walk up the street to the Hub to get one of those good hamburgers. I have found a place i...
by Wayne Fuller
Thu August 16, 2012, 6:11 am
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: A Special Place - Hub Grill
Replies: 14
Views: 5792

Melvin Tucker and Leon Stone both had car lots there.
by Wayne Fuller
Wed August 15, 2012, 10:59 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: A Special Place - Hub Grill
Replies: 14
Views: 5792

Walter Bell is still around and is retired from CSX.
by Wayne Fuller
Tue July 10, 2012, 7:05 am
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Retouched photo
Replies: 22
Views: 9052

I'm thinking the picture was taken from the about the Nurses home on Main St.
by Wayne Fuller
Sun May 27, 2012, 10:18 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Retouched photo
Replies: 22
Views: 9052

The Y mentioned was called The Plametto Y. The Palmetto Y came off the East / Weet Main Line behind the Sanitay Laundry, crossed Main St. and connected to the North / South Main Line behind the Buttercup Plant. Could the picture have been taken from the top of the Sanitary Laundry?
by Wayne Fuller
Mon April 30, 2012, 12:33 pm
Forum: Looking for Information
Topic: Tell me the name of this cemetery
Replies: 17
Views: 8980

I was wondering why Mary Love Cemetery is listed in the Richmond County Cemetery Index.
by Wayne Fuller
Wed April 25, 2012, 12:08 am
Forum: Looking for Information
Topic: Tell me the name of this cemetery
Replies: 17
Views: 8980

King Freeman donated the property for Mary Love Cemetery. He reserved the plots on the right just as you enter the Arch going in then cemetery. King Freeman lived in East Hamlet on 5th Street.King Freeman has a Grandaughter that lives in Panama City Fl. and is suppose to be in Hamlet this weekend fo...
by Wayne Fuller
Mon April 23, 2012, 11:14 pm
Forum: Looking for Information
Topic: Tell me the name of this cemetery
Replies: 17
Views: 8980

Bruce, I'm not 100% but I think it might be the Freeman Cemetery.
by Wayne Fuller
Sun March 11, 2012, 4:02 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Do you remember??? Hamlet Coca-Cola
Replies: 14
Views: 6544

Ballard Dist. was also located on Heast Hamlet Ave. at the intersection of Bridges St. and E. Hamlet Ave, this is also where the first Hamlet ABC store was located. Ballard Dist. then built a new building on Bridges St beside the RR tracks and later built another new building on Raleigh St. beside t...
by Wayne Fuller
Sat February 18, 2012, 8:58 am
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Main St 1962
Replies: 18
Views: 7081

Buck Rodgers ran the Western Auto on Hamlet Ave that located between the Fresh Air Cafe and Roses 5-10-25store. Jimmy Suggs ran the one on Main St., then Benny Suggs took it over and built the new one on W. Hamlet Ave. The GE sign on Main St. beside the nurses home was a appliance store ran by Arnol...
by Wayne Fuller
Wed October 5, 2011, 7:21 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Do You Know Them? Hamlet Hospital School of Nursing Alumni
Replies: 16
Views: 7263

That would be theregistry book in the middle.
by Wayne Fuller
Sat October 1, 2011, 11:27 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Do You Know Them? Hamlet Hospital School of Nursing Alumni
Replies: 16
Views: 7263

Hamlet Hospital School of Nurseing Graduates Reunion.
by Wayne Fuller
Sun August 14, 2011, 8:50 am
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Do you remember??? Austin's Auto Repair
Replies: 8
Views: 4015

The blue & white International Scout (2nd vehicle from left) belonged to Austin Dillehay. He and his wife who owned Austin's Auto repair still live on Stacy St. The city of Hamlet purchased to property from the Dillehay's to build the new City Hall and Austin closed his business and retired.
by Wayne Fuller
Sun August 7, 2011, 7:05 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Do you remember??? Buttercup Ice Cream
Replies: 17
Views: 9296

I saw a Mello Buttercup ice cream truck somewhere a couple of weeks ago. The sign on the door said Mello Buttercup New Bern N. C. Steve Rabb has a original Buttercup Ice Cream sign hanging in his ice cream shop on on Main St. I loaned it to him for a display.
by Wayne Fuller
Sat August 6, 2011, 2:17 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Do you know them??? 1968 HHS Cheerleaders
Replies: 9
Views: 6827

Diane Jernigan and Cherry Gunter graduated with the class of 1970
by Wayne Fuller
Sat August 6, 2011, 12:43 am
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Do you know them??? 1968 HHS Cheerleaders
Replies: 9
Views: 6827

Front row L - R
Carolyn Stewert, Betty James, Pasty Phiffer, Lillian James, Pinky Sharpe
Back row L - R
?, Claire Williamson, Diane Jernigan, Claudia Chandler, Cherry Gunter, Kathy Griffin
by Wayne Fuller
Tue July 12, 2011, 10:31 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: Do you remember??? Hamlet Gin & Supply
Replies: 10
Views: 4306

Lynn, I also remember going to the gin with cotton. It was a busy place.
I also remember the pay master in the back room of the Gin store. Then you could go through a big sliding door into the wholesale part of the Gin from the back room also.
by Wayne Fuller
Mon March 28, 2011, 7:24 am
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: W. R. Land Co., 1911
Replies: 9
Views: 4989

Joe, I went back and looked, the sign on the side of it is Hunter Land not W. R. Land
by Wayne Fuller
Sun March 27, 2011, 8:38 am
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: W. R. Land Co., 1911
Replies: 9
Views: 4989

Joe, in your research have you ever come across anything about Belk's being located across the tracks on Hamlet Ave. near where the Rhodes store was located. I was talking to a gentleman in Wadesboro that worked for Belks' for years and retired from there years back. He said that when he first came ...
by Wayne Fuller
Sun March 27, 2011, 8:33 am
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: W. R. Land Co., 1911
Replies: 9
Views: 4989

There is a faded out sign on the side of the building where the parking lot is on Hamlet Ave. and you can see W. R. Land on it. The Thompson Hardware was located in this building.
by Wayne Fuller
Tue March 15, 2011, 10:28 pm
Forum: Old Hamlet Stuff
Topic: 1927 HHS Football Team
Replies: 4
Views: 1774

they may gotten in mama's lard bucket

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