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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Jerry Plemmons, November 10, 2000. Interview K-0506. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

Hope that his town can lure business

As roads increase access to rural areas, Plemmons thinks, they must compete with one another for business. He hopes that Marshall can find a way to lure shoppers downtown, whether with a niche restaurant or an outlet retailer. He does not seem optimistic.

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Oral History Interview with Jerry Plemmons, November 10, 2000. Interview K-0506. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) in the Southern Oral History Program Collection, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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