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08/15/10 — A stitch in time

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A stitch in time

By News-Argus Staff
Published in News on August 15, 2010 1:50 AM

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Ginger Gatlin weaves on a loom in the same way Gov. Charles B. Aycock's mother, Serena, would have in the late 1800s.

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Sally Smith gives a historical spinning demonstration using rabbit fur during the "Stitch in Time" event held Saturday at the Gov. Charles B. Aycock Birthplace Historic Site.

Demonstrations at the Gov. Charles B. Aycock historic site was part of the "Stitch in Time" event at which people learned about weaving, spinning, and quilting fabrics during the late 1800s. Spinning and weaving were crucial to North Carolina...

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