Early arrivals at State Democratic Headquarters crowded around the radio at Hotel Carolina to hear returns that put President Truman and Tar Heel Democratic candidates in the lead to start and kept them there.
Early arrivals at State Democratic Headquarters crowded around the radio at Hotel Carolina to hear returns that put President Truman and Tar Heel Democratic candidates in the lead to start and kept them there. N&O Photo
Early arrivals at State Democratic Headquarters crowded around the radio at Hotel Carolina to hear returns that put President Truman and Tar Heel Democratic candidates in the lead to start and kept them there. N&O Photo

Past Times: NC Democrats were relieved with 1948 results

March 17, 2016 7:19 PM

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History fascinates us. We love to linger over old photographs or accounts of years long gone. Discovering our own personal histories can become an enjoyable pastime. This blog will provide some looks into that past. We'll look at NC history in general, and Triangle history in particular. We'll also try to give you the tips and tools (and connections) for looking at your own history.