North Carolina History

On This Day in History: Pittsboro, NC (1924)

On this day, 100 years ago, The Chatham Record of Pittsboro, North Carolina, wished readers a “Happy New Year” and included a poem by Irish-born writer Katherine Edelman. Edelman immigrated to the United States in 1905. Her poems were often utilized by Hall Brothers, which later became Hallmark, Inc.

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