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SNAP BACK IN TIME – Sept. 25, 1951

SNAP Back In Time takes a look back at newsmakers from yesteryear. 

Sept. 25, 1951

Fair

Rain had dampened the closing day at the 1951 Stanly County Fair. But so had the FBI.

Agents from the Charlotte office had raided the John Marks Shows at the fairgrounds, confiscating 17 gambling machines. They were described  as the outlawed “rotary” or “digger” types.