Helen Farrington of Winston Salem standing next to a Vietnam War memorial replica on display at the U.S. Army transportation terminal during the July 4 Southport Celebration July 5th, 1999.
What is now known as the North Carolina 4th of July Festival has been celebrated since 1964 in the town of Southport, NC. Over 40,000 people attend to enjoy fireworks, arts and crafts, food, entertainment, and a parade.
1999 July 5
Cape Fearians Files, "Sunny Point"
Donated to the New Hanover County Public Library by Jim Pleasants