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Grocery shopping in East Wilson.

From an interview of Hattie Henderson Ricks (1910-2001) by her granddaughter Lisa Y. Henderson, in which she responds to the question, “Where did y’all shop for groceries?” 1,041 more words

City Of Wilson

Michael Vick Officially Retires from the NFL

Photo Credit: AJC

Former Atlanta Falcons, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Jets, and Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Michael Vick has officially announced his anticipated retirement from the NFL. 171 more words


Mike Vick Pens Open Letter to Atlanta 

Still the most polarizing figure in Atlanta Falcons history opens up about his transgressions, time in prison, his madden character, passing the torch to Matt Ryan, and his return to the City of Atlanta. 16 more words


UFC Fight Night - Bermudez v Jung

The UFC heads to Houston, Texas for the third card of the year. Superbowl weekend usually brings with it a numbered PPV card, stacked with talent but this year appears to be an exception. 931 more words


Sam Vick and his assistants.

Wilson Mirror, 26 February 1890.

Wilson Mirror, 1 April 1891.

Wilson Mirror, 11 August 1891.

Raleigh Morning Post, 14 July 1898. 136 more words


The race needs more men of his ilk.

113 years ago today, Washington, D.C.’s Colored American published this flattering profile of Samuel H. Vick:

The Colored American, 9 January 1904.


Real estate transfers.

Wilson Daily Times, 10 October 1911.

  • Abram B. Simms — in the 1900 census of Wilson, Wilson County: Abram Simms, 32, bricklayer, wife Mollie…
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