Folks gather in the glow of the Bynum General Store to listen to Bluegrass music as dusk falls. The Friday night music series in Bynum, N.C. runs from May to September.
Folks gather in the glow of the Bynum General Store to listen to Bluegrass music as dusk falls. The Friday night music series in Bynum, N.C. runs from May to September. 2011 News & Observer File Photo - Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com
Folks gather in the glow of the Bynum General Store to listen to Bluegrass music as dusk falls. The Friday night music series in Bynum, N.C. runs from May to September. 2011 News & Observer File Photo - Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com

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