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  • Subject (Images): Law enforcement officers
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    • William Booe March Family Portrait

    • 1866; 1867; 1868; 1869; 1870
    • Davie County Public Library
    • March served as sheriff of Davie County (1842-1850) and in the North Carolina House of Representatives (1854-1858) and Senate (1864). He poses here beside granddaughter Luna Rush Williams standing and daughter Mary Frances March Williams seated;...
    • Rockingham County Sheriff's department

    • 1898
    • Rockingham Community College
    • Rockingham County sheriffs and deputies. Front row, second from left: Robert Woodson Hutcherson (1861-1939) Back row, third from left: John C. Hutcherson (1867-1944)
    • Davie Record Office

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Davie County Public Library
    • From left to right stand editor and owner C. Frank Stroud, police chief W.P. Etchison, Armit Sheek, and an unidentified man.
    • 1,000 gallon bootleg whiskey still near Draper, NC

    • 1949
    • Rockingham Community College
    • A 1,000 gallon still was captured and destroyed by police on Highway 700 near the Draper section of Eden, NC. Officers pictured (l/r): Marshall Clark, J. C. Burcham, E. P. Craddock, J. C. "Red" Saunders and Draper Police Chief Carl Axsom.
    • Turtle Soup

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959
    • Davie County Public Library
    • R.S. Smith caught the 36 pound turtle from a lake on Fred Bahnson's Win Mock Farm. Bahnson remembered that Sheriff Ernie Shore of Forsyth County mentioned that he would like to have a nice freshwater turtle. Shown on the courthouse steps are, from...
    • State Highway Men

    • 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962
    • Watauga County Public Library
    • Six men standing next to cars. Left to right: Frank Hagaman; Perkins; Crouse; James Councill; Grant Ayers; Thompson.
    • White Lightning

    • 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962
    • Davie County Public Library
    • Sheriff Ben Boyles and George H.C. Shutt find a car trunk filled with white lightning. Boyles served on the Mocksville Town Board from 1949-1953 and as sheriff from 1954-1962.
    • John Avery Foster

    • 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965
    • Davie County Public Library
    • Foster, known affectionately as "Mr. Avery," was a member of the Mocksville Police Department for 41 years. He became the first black deputy sheriff in North Carolina in 1954 and Mocksville Town Constable in 1965.
    • Bootlegger

    • 1959-10-23
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Image shows law enforcement officials disposing of confiscated moonshine. The non-tax paid whiskey was obtained from a Pine Street home in Rocky Mount where 215 gallons were seized. From left to right, the men are Ray Hart and M.D. Zetts, two...
    • Bootlegger

    • 1959-10-23
    • Braswell Memorial Library (Rocky Mount, N.C.);
    • Image shows law enforcement officials disposing of confiscated moonshine. The non-tax paid whiskey was obtained from a Pine Street home in Rocky Mount where 215 gallons were seized. From left to right, the men are Ray Hart and M.D. Zetts, two...
    • Davie County Sheriff's Department 1969

    • 1969
    • Davie County Public Library;
    • Front row: James C. Roberson, Chief Deputy; George Smith, Sheriff; Bob Eller. Back row: Robert Hellard, Chunn Bailey, Ralph Padgett, Jailer
    • George Edward Johnson

    • 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980
    • Benson Museum of Local History
    • He was the Johnston County Sheriff in the 1970s
    • Davie County Sheriff's Department

    • 1973
    • Davie County Public Library
    • Members of the 1973 Sheriff's Department include, on the front row, W.D. Harris, S.L. Mauldin Jr., Robert Hellard, Joe Smith - Sheriff, Robert Cook, Dale Blackwelder, and Roy Speer; on the back row, Carl Campbell, Bob Boles, Clyde Howard, Ralph...
    • George Edward Johnson

    • 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979; 1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985
    • Benson Museum of Local History
    • Mr. Johnson was Sheriff of Johnston County
    • Miss (Sally) Sarah Katherine Roberts

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    • Haywood County Public Library
    • First woman to run for public office in Haywood County. After marrying Sherriff W. J. Haynes she ran for County Treasurer and lost to P. V. Massie.
    • Moonshine

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    • Davie County Public Library
    • Prohibition in 1920 made the production and sale of liquor illegal. Bootleggers, mostly poor farmers, brewed moonshine to make money -- a skill passed down from father to son in some rural families in the Carolinas. Some moonshine runners...

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