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New Year's Resolutions

Various city and county officials share their New Year's resolutions with the News & Leader in 1933.

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Noah Burger's Christmas

An excerpt from Noah Burger's personal notebook recalls his childhood Christmas after his family moved to Missouri in the 1890's.

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Frisco Coal Chute

The beginning and the end of the Frisco coal chute is documented in two articles, fifty years apart. The coal chute was deemed unnecessary after diesel locomotives replaced steam engines.

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