Retro Charlotte

1941: Prominent families of Charlotte

The Charlotte Observer

January 19, 1941: “The Observer begins today a series of family portraits in which its readers will be taken behind the scenes of the rush of Charlotte business and into the homes of some of the city’s most outstanding men.”

The series ran from 1941 to 1942. How many old Charlotte names do you recognize?

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