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Willie Shields of Scotland Neck Best in Shooting Competition, 1883

July 12, 1883 (The Commonwealth, a newspaper of Scotland Neck, NC, 4th page) –There was some fine shooting done in Halifax yesterday, the 1oth inst. But Scotland Neck, in the person of Willie Shields, did best. There were six entries only. … Continue reading

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Marriage and Wedding Tour of Thomas W. Fenner and Sallie Erwin June 5, 1883

June 28, 1883 (The Commonwealth, a newspaper of Scotland Neck, NC, 3d page) We are glad to welcome home again our whole soul townsman, Mr. Thos. W. Fenner. He has just returned from his wedding tour through Western North Carolina. … Continue reading

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J. Edwin White, born about 1867, died June 22, 1883, NC

June 28, 1883 (The Commonwealth, a newspaper of Scotland Neck, NC, 3d page) Died. June 22nd. 1883, J. Edwin White, son of W.K. White, near this place, aged 16 years. We tender our sympathy to the bereaved family, and trust … Continue reading

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