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President Harry Truman arriving by airplane for the groundbreaking of Wake Forest College in Winston-Salem, 1951 President Harry Truman arriving by airplane for the groundbreaking of Wake Forest College in Winston-Salem, 1951

When a 122-year-old Baptist college picks up and moves down the road 110 miles, what's the best way to get the news on the front page? Why, boldly ask the nation's most famous Baptist to turn the first shovel of dirt. That's exactly what Harold Tribble, president of Wake Forest College, did... <Read more>

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