Shadow Stroll

History rests quietly in the Old Chapel Hill Cemetery on the otherwise lively University of Chapel Hill Campus. Oaks, maples, cedars, and pines shade this death march through time, which began with George Clarke, a Burke County student at the university, who died September 28, 1798. Monuments, obelisks, tables, slabs, and nameless fieldstones mark the […]

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Imitation of Love

Lana Turner—discovered sipping a soda in a California cafe—turned heads with her brief appearance as a sexy co-ed in They Won’t Forget in 1937. “The Sweater Girl” didn’t utter a line. Hollywood’s latest busty blonde bombshell inspired a generation of fashionistas, and the sheep couldn’t lose their wool fast enough. She was a World War […]

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