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  • Tags: 1960s

Newspaper article from August 27 1964 about the death and funeral of Shikrallah Farris. Farris died from a sudden heart attack on August 21, 1964. The article provides a photograph of Farris, a brief biography of Farris, an account of his surviving…
1964_Findlen_Bladen Journal_August 27_S.D. Findle Death announcement.jpg

A portrait of five unidentified girls, ranging in age from childhood to adolescence. The girls are likely members of the Parker family or related to them in some manner; perhaps grandchildren of Sam and Helen Parker.
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A portrait of five unidentified boys, ranging in age from childhood to adolescence. The boys are likely members of the Parker family or related to them in some manner; perhaps grandchildren of Sam and Helen Parker.
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This book was published in English to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Al-Hoda newspaper. It is a narrative history of the paper, its founders Naoum and Salloum Mokarzel, the independence movement and formation of Lebanon, and early 20th-century…
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"How-to" guide to implementing the goals of the Pastoral Council (Folder 4-15).
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Another version of the Diocese of Charlotte Pastoral Council's constitution (Folder 4-13).
Khouri 4-13 Constitution_wm.pdf

The Constitution of the Diocese of Charlotte's Pastoral Council includes various rules and statutes to guide the council, its organization, and its functions (Folder 4-12).
Khouri 4-12 Constitution_wm.pdf

Copy of the letter sent to Victor Ventre, the Lions Club Youth Exchange Chairman in Paris, regarding the American student to be sent there. The letter, written by Daniel Torres, is in multiple languages and was also sent to Eros W. Pitts, Joseph…
Khouri 3-15 letter_wm.pdf

T.J. Coleman, Regional Director for the Postal Service, writes an obituary for George C. Najour, Deputy Regional Director, who died suddenly of a heart attack (Folder 3-10).
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Talmage S. Baggett, Secretary of the Godwin Lions Club, asks Joseph El-Khouri for more information regarding the exchange student assigned to their club (Folder 3-9).
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Envelope holds room reservations for Joseph and Rose El-Khouri at the Envoy Motel in Washington, D.C. presumably for the 1965 inauguration, tickets of which are also included in the envelope (Folder 3-6).
Khouri 3-6 Letter_wm.pdf

Another snowy photo from the El-Khouri living room of their street (Folder 2-25).
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Photograph of the El-Khouri's street facing the mountains from the living room. There is snow on the ground (Folder 2-24).
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The El-Khouri children and friends play in the snow in Andrews, NC (Folder 2-22).
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James Joseph, Marsha El-Khouri, and Edwin James stand in front of the altar for their First Communion (Folder 2-20).
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James Joseph, Marsha El-Khouri, and Edwin James stand around a table with their First Communion cake (Folder 2-19).
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The El-Khouri family enjoy themselves at a home gathering (Folder 2-4).
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Seven El-Khouri children pose together for photo in yard (Folder 2-1).
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