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“In talking with some of the people who live on the outer banks — bankers, they are called — I soon discovered that wrecks like that of the [Carroll A. Deering in 1921] have a way of serving as points of personal reference. One venerable gentleman who lives on Hatteras recalled that when the barkentine […]

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– “Wisconsin of the South”? Does that make us pimiento-cheeseheads? — Speaking of cheese, how about a Hatcher Cracker? — A lady of uncertain age shows up on Hatteras Island. — Come 2061, will we still be hearing paeans to blacks in gray? But reality triumphs — grownups, take note — in a seventh-grade classroom. […]

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