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“Winston-Salem was a small city compared to Philadelphia…. We found out that Winston-Salem was where R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company was located, which was why we saw all those endless huge fields of tobacco when we were coming down on the train…. “The city itself — and our college, too — was named after Winston […]

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“The R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., formerly one of the largest subsidiaries of the American Tobacco Co., contemplates entering the cigarette manufacturing field. “The main plug and smoking tobacco factories of the company are located at Winston-Salem, N.C., but it has not definitely decided as yet whether or not to locate the cigarette manufacturing end of […]

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– Break-in at Central Prison! — Muskogee, Paducah or Chapel Hill? — Reel-to-reel of MLK in Winston-Salem makes digital debut. — Sorry, just couldn’t resist writing “Dateline: Spearfish.” — Would historic Skyco be better remembered if it didn’t have to share its name with a mobile home builder, a paragliding outfitter and a supplier of […]

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“The Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts in Winston-Salem, N.C., has focused for a few years on expanding its holdings of antiques from the western edge of the Southeast. In October the museum set an auction record for Kentucky pottery: at Case Antiques in Knoxville, Tenn., it spent $55,200 on an eight-gallon butter churn [scroll […]

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– Winston-Salem wowed by early look at Elvis. — “If western North Carolina was so pro-Union, why didn’t more men join the Union army?” — More guerrilla artistry from the city that brought us the Barrel Monster. — Susan Stamberg’s cranberry relish is so 1621. Count on Krispy Kreme to rescue your contemporary Thanksgiving fail.

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