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July 2015 Final Web

July 2015

Cover USCG Eagle (Coast

Cover USCG Eagle (Coast Guard Photo) The USCGC Eagle (WIX-327) (formerly the SSS Horst Wessel) is a 295-foot (90 m) barque used as a training cutter for future officers of the United States Coast Guard. She is the only active commissioned sailing vessel, and one of only two commissioned sailing vessels along with the USS Constitution, in American military service. Each summer, Eagle deploys with cadets from the United States Coast Guard Academy and candidates from the Officer Candidate School for periods ranging from a week to two months. These voyages fulfill multiple roles; the primary mission is training the cadets and officer candidates, but the ship also performs a public relations role for the Coast Guard and the United States. Often, Eagle makes calls at foreign ports as a goodwill ambassador. Built as the German training vessel Horst Wessel in 1936, it served to train German sailors in sail techniques until decommissioned at the start of World War II. Given anti-aircraft armament, it was re-commissioned in 1942. At the end of the war, Horst Wessel was taken by the U.S. as war reparations. 4 Must-See Real Estate Auctions Scan the code with your tablet or smartphone to take a virtual tour of these properties: 1 2 ON-SITE: 107 Robin Drive Plymouth, NC 27962 Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 7pm Lovely 4 BR/2.5 BA home with only one owner! Auction includes 2 surrounding lots, a 0.39+/- acre lot that adjoins the property and one .84 +/- cleared lot that backs up to the home. All parcels will be offered together or separate. OFF-SITE: 201 Ocean Hwy S Hertford, NC 27944 Saturday, August 29, 2015 at 4pm Two Albemarle Plantation properties for auction- 163 Middleton Street Hertford, NC 27944: Unique ranch style 3 BR/2 BA home w/ scenic & private views. Suggested opening bid=$100K. 11-E Croatan Drive Hertford, NC 27944: Golf course lot being sold at absolute auction *additional HOA fees apply* 3 4 ON-SITE: 1100 Church Street Elizabeth City, NC 27909 Thursday, September 10th at 6:30pm 3 BR/2.5 BA Gambrel style 2 story home w/ mother-in-law suite, patio area, hardwood floors, built-in shelving, and beautiful bay windows. TBD: 127 Horniblow Point Rd Edenton, NC 27932 Saturday, September 19th *Location & time to be determined* 3 BR/ 3 BA Colonial Williamsburg style brick home w/ lovely water views, a huge lawn, hardwood floors, large F.R.O.G. & minutes from downtown Edenton. 10% buyer’s premium applies, 10% deposit due on auction day with the balance due with the delivery of the deed to be within 60 days. For a free bidders package, visit, or to schedule a showing of these or other properties, please contact: Source: Wikipedia 2 Albemarle Tradewinds July 2015

Chamber honors military and exceptional women. Page 5 Page 7 Second amendment interpretation Page 9 Page 11 Ocean and Bottom Fishing More on food additives Dear Dr Crime Food, Politics, and ISIS, a survival guide. Page 19 Page 20 Large Estate Sale Vast 40 year Collection of Nautical, Waterman, Whaling, Fishing and Pirate Items and Oak Furniture Thursday July 16 thru Sunday July 19, 2015 Location: 109 N. Widgeon Court, Grandy, NC 27939 Rain or Shine under Roof Cash Only!!! Ship’s Wheels, Ship’s Lights, Port Holes, Large Anchors, Rope & Chains, Buoys, Cannons, Harpoons, Whaling Cutters & Cleavers, Large Shells, Coral, Very Old Oyster Knives & Drags & Tokens & Tongs, Forks, Fishing Rods & Tackle, Large Fish Mounts, Vintage Gigs, Binnacle, Telegraph, Old Sinker Molds, Ship Models, Glass Floats, Old Water/Grog/Whiskey Keg, Old Ship’s Chests, English Sail Needles, USS United States Items, Navy & Coast Guard Items, Knot Board, Mermaids, Shipwright & Cooper’s Tools (howel.v-croze, sailor’s sheath knife, & sailor’s palm #5), Meat Slicer & Grinder, Black Powder Guns, Large Purple Martin House with 36 holes and 12 holes, Large Teak Wood Lumber, New Titan Commercial Trash Pump, New Troy-Bilt GeneratorR. 3550R. Watts & 5250 S.Watts, Antique Oak Furniture, Old Fire Hydrants, Old Traffic Light, Crystal, 1930 Park Glider Swing, Wood Tools, Electric Peanut Roaster needs TLC, Large Electric SuperPretzel Soft Pretzel Warmer, Old Wood Butcher Block, Pirate Statues (large and medium size), Old Toys, and a 20 foot pontoon boat with trailer and 90 hp motor, & Much Much More! Too Much to Mention! A Very Eclectic Collection! Note: These are rare items in nice condition. Cash Only! Albemarle Tradewinds July 2015 3