New Hanover County, North Carolina, autobmobiles, cars, winterizing, filling
Raymond Justice, owner of Downtown Gulf in Wilmington, adds anitfreeze to the radiator of a car at his service station at the corner of 3rd and Chestnut Streets. Motorists need to have theirs checked before winter arrives.
Built by former Confederate Army Captain, Owen J. Fennell (1832-1910) as his residence. He was a local merchant and Justice of the Peace. Purchased by M.F. Croom in 1892 and remodeled. Remained in family until 1931.
Queen Anne style house built for William Andrew McGowan (1867-1948), president-treasurer of the Brunswick Bridge and Ferry Company and Justice of the Peace; and wife, Maude A. Kelly (1869-1960), native of Bladen County.
Named for William Wilkinson, Colonial merchant and part owner of a rum distillery, who was a constable and Justice of the Peace. During the Revolutionary War, he served as deputy chairman of the Wilmington-New Hanover County Committee of Safety. ...