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This regular 8 reel was generously donated by Marsha Shiver who received the movie from her, Joseph El-Khouri. The video was taken in Lebanon during a family visit back. The beginning of this movie includes scenes from a wedding between two unnamed…
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This regular 8 reel was generously donated by Marsha Shiver who received the movie from her, Joseph El-Khouri. The video was taken in Lebanon during a family visit back. This video includes scenes of the El-Khouri family and their extended relatives,…
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An article from the Fayetteville Observer about the Hafli sponsored by the St. Michael the Archangel Maronite Catholic Church in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Carolyn Dorroll is pictured in the top picture on the right.
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A photo taken of a wedding march in Kour, Batroun, Lebanon, 1960. The couple whose wedding it was are identified by Marsha El-Khouri Shiver as "Uncle Butros" and "Aunt Afar;" they were relatives of Joseph El-Khouri.
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A photo taken of a wedding in Kour, Batroun, Lebanon, 1960. The couple whose wedding it was are identified by Marsha El-Khouri Shiver as "Uncle Butros" and "Aunt Afar;" they were relatives of Joseph El-Khouri.
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A photo taken of a wedding in Kour, Batroun, Lebanon, 1960. The couple whose wedding it was are identified by Marsha El-Khouri Shiver as "Uncle Butros" and "Aunt Afar;" they were relatives of Joseph El-Khouri.
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A photo taken of a wedding march in Kour, Batroun, Lebanon, 1960. The couple whose wedding it was are identified by Marsha El-Khouri Shiver as "Uncle Butros" and "Aunt Afar;" they were relatives of Joseph El-Khouri.
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A photo taken of a wedding march in Kour, Batroun, Lebanon, 1960. The couple whose wedding it was are identified by Marsha El-Khouri Shiver as "Uncle Butros" and "Aunt Afar;" they were relatives of Joseph El-Khouri.
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Flyer for the Retirement Reception of George Maron El-Khouri, organized by his cowokers and held at the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation Headquarters.
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Article about the 2005 retirement of George Maron El-Khouri from his job of 30 years teaching law enforcement in Andrews, North Carolina. Upon his retirement, George was awarded the Order of the Long Leaf Pine in honor of his service to North…
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Article about the Andrews, North Carolina Annual Christmas Party where the Joe El-Khouri Community Service Award was presented to Beth Hay. Based on context from the article, this was December 2006.
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Article about the Andrews Chamber of Commerce Banquet in 1995 featuring a picture with board member, Joseph Maroun El-Khouri. Joseph received the Community Service Award at the event.
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Francis Mansour Zayek was the first Maronite bishop to serve outside of the Middle East, heading the Maronite Apostolic Exarchate in Brazil between 1962-1966. In 1966, Pope Paul IV transferred him to Detroit, MI, to head the Exarchate in the United…
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Article discussing the Andrews, North Carolina 4th of July Celebration. The piece notes the Jabaley's Department Store float by Joe (Joseph Maroun) El-Khouri depicting the Lebanese Flag and ridden by five of his children.
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caption: "Addie Rabil Farris (Deceased, of Rocky Mount), Albert Zahran (of Fayetteville), and Roselie Kannan Zahran." Also present are unidentified individuals in the background and to the left.
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A photograph of a group of children surrounding a sitting elderly man. The individuals are identified only as members of the Raad family.
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Amelia Wehbie on a parade float.

Caption from Ron Salem: "My mother on a float in her teens—when Joe saw her, he said that he would marry her"
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A photograph of unidentified Saleh family and friends celebrating the opening of the Neomonde bakery in 1979,
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