Wilson Daily Times, 24 December 1932.
Wilson Daily Times, 20 December 1940.
- Ritz Theatre
- Booker T. Washington High School — Rocky Mount, N.C.’s African-American high school.
- A. & T. A Cappella Choir — Warner Lawson Sr. would soon leave N.C. State A. & T. University for Howard University, where he reached his greatest acclaim as its Dean of Music.
- Handel Chorus — Hartford E. Bess.
Many thanks to John Teel for sharing this image from the Raines & Cox collection of photographs at the North Carolina State Archives. It is catalogued as PhC_196_CW_177H_BaptistChurch.
In which Rev. Fred M. Davis offers a dramatic telling of a lamp explosion during services at First Missionary Baptist Church. (With an appeal for donations tacked on.)
Raleigh Times, 12 July 1905.