The Green Book

Carry your Green Book with you … you may need it.” is the cautionary tagline found on the front cover of the nearly three dozen issues of Victor Hugo Green’s “The Negro Motorist Green Book” (and later “The Negro Travelers Green Book”). At a glance, this caveat could be perceived as a thinly-veiled attention grabber,... Continue Reading →

Finding Atlantis

Stepping into the backyard-style oasis at The Atlantis Lodge in  Pine Knoll Shores one wouldn’t be surprised to see Poseidon  himself rise from the sea, greeting visitors as they admire his  storied domain.  But this Atlantis hasn’t much to do with the mythical city  with which it shares its name. Rather, according to Donna Hall... Continue Reading →

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