“Pooling supper” helped residents make friends and share expenses. The Von Autrys of Fayetteville (on the couch) enjoy a waffle supper with Ed and Jean Schnedl of Charlotte.
“Pooling supper” helped residents make friends and share expenses. The Von Autrys of Fayetteville (on the couch) enjoy a waffle supper with Ed and Jean Schnedl of Charlotte. R.W. Stephens N&O File Photo
“Pooling supper” helped residents make friends and share expenses. The Von Autrys of Fayetteville (on the couch) enjoy a waffle supper with Ed and Jean Schnedl of Charlotte. R.W. Stephens N&O File Photo

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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.