Interesting trip Burlington

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Interesting trip Burlington - with of attractive ferns first of t he N Miss...
with of attractive ferns first of t he N Miss Lee Raleigh; Miss the and his sister, was of was An Interesting Trip. The Burlington Newssuys: Wed nesday morning Messrs. VV I Iloit and Will Paylor left Burlington at 0:30 o'clock to visit all the cotton mills in the county, the trip to be ruade on bicycles. When they stated their purpose they were laughed at by many who did not believe they could make the trip, but subsequent events prove that Messrs. Holt and Paylor were up to snutl' and knew better. At each mill visited they had entered in a register carried for the purpose, the time of arrival and departure from each mill. The trip was made as follows: Leaving Bur lington at 6:30 o'clock, a. m.. the time of arrival at each mill was as follows: Elmira, Lakeside Plaid mill !:30 Ossippee 7:00, Altamahaw 7:20 Glencoe S:10 Carolina 8:30, Big Falls 8:10 Sidney mill 9:15, Onedia 0:20, Granite Mfg. Co., Cora mills and Thos. M. Holt Mfg. Co. lO.Swepson. ville 11:15; Saxapahaw 1:15 p, m.; Belmont 4:30; Alamance 5:111. arrived arrived at Burlington G:30. The trip summed up is as follows: Number of hours gone 12, less 3J hours for stops making actual time on bicycles 8J hours. Number of miles travelled 70, measured by standard cyclometer. They are now plauning a trip to Baltimore and will probably start about the middle of the month. On this trip there w'll probably be half a dozen riders. A Mountain Retreat. The Asheville Gazette says : A real estate transaction involving of D C P F The B.

Clipped from The Press-Visitor03 Jun 1897, ThuPage 1

The Press-Visitor (Raleigh, North Carolina)03 Jun 1897, ThuPage 1
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