North Carolina General Stores

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  • 1. 
    Belmont General Store in Gaton County has everything from Radio Flyer wagons to bib overalls. The store is located in the former Stowe Mercantile Building consturcted in 1908 by R.L. Stowe, who made his fortune in what business?
    • A. 

      Dry Goods

    • B. 

      Textiles

    • C. 

      Railroads

  • 2. 
    Established circa 1831, Washington General Store is known for its hoop cheese, cast-iron cookware, and other old-time articles. The store is located on the Bostic-Sunshine Highway in what county?
    • A. 

      Rutherford

    • B. 

      Avery

    • C. 

      Polk

  • 3. 
    The Murray-Mingus General Store dates to 1904 and was restored by the Catawba County Historical Association in 1980. Old-time candy, hats, souvenirs, and other items are available during store hours at this landmark located across from what grist mill?
    • A. 

      Catawba Mill

    • B. 

      Mingus Mill

    • C. 

      Murray Mill

  • 4. 
    Located in the Mecklenburg County community of Croft, S.W. & C.S. Davis General Store dates to 1908. Still in business selling a wide variety of arm and traditional wares, the store's brick building is right beside what road linking Charlotte and Huntersville?
    • A. 

      N.C. Highway 115

    • B. 

      N.C. Highway 7

    • C. 

      N.C. Highway 29

  • 5. 
    Bluegrass music, antiques, a deli, and books by local authors are features of Todd General Store. Established in 1914, the store is located in the community of Todd between Boone and Baldwin on what highway?
    • A. 

      U.S. Highway 64

    • B. 

      U.S. Highway 321

    • C. 

      N.C. Highway 194

  • 6. 
    Fred and Margie Pfohl started Fred's General Mercantile in 1979. Featuring a grocery, clothing department, and hardware, Fred's is located in what town, the highest incorporated municipality seat of the Mississippi River?
    • A. 

      Maggie Valley

    • B. 

      Beech Mountain

    • C. 

      Cherokee

  • 7. 
    Rockford General Store can trace its roots to around 1890 and offers items such as nostalgic metal signs, 200 types of candy in old-fashioned jars, and antiques. Rockford is located in what county?
    • A. 

      Surry

    • B. 

      Stokes

    • C. 

      Ashe

  • 8. 
    More than 100 years old, Coffey's General Store still has its original shelves and fixtures. The store also once served as the post office for the Edgemont community where it's located in the heart of what national forest?
    • A. 

      Croatan National Forest

    • B. 

      Uwharrie National Forest

    • C. 

      Pisgah National Forest

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