Archive for September 26th, 2014

Fall recipes for the new season.

Switchel or Harvest Drink from The Progressive farmer’s southern cookbook. Autumn Apple French Toast from North Carolina bed & breakfast cookbook. Fall Cookies from Cooking on the cutting edge. Harvest Fruit Mold from The Junior Service League’s Chapel Hill cook book : tried and tested recipes. Harvest Skillet Pork Chops from The Family circle cookbook. […]

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On this day in 1865: The Raleigh Daily Standard reports on what may be the state’s first road gang, organized under the military government immediately following the Civil War: “The military on yesterday picked up a large number of gentlemen of color, who were loitering about the street corners, apparently much depressed by ennui and […]

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