An Eventful “Semi-Centennial”


The News and Observer (Raleigh) of October 4, 1939 featured one photograph on the front page.  In it, readers saw Professor Zeno P. Metcalf, director of instruction at North Carolina State College’s School of Agriculture, acting as the chief marshal for a parade of faculty and notables commemorating the golden anniversary of the college.  Referred to as the “N.C.S. Semi-Centennial,” … Read More