Ask and Answer for July 4

July 4, 2011 

    Ask and Answer

    This week's question

    What race represented 76 percent of all property owners in Beaufort in 1892?

    From last week

    Question: What class of worker replaced planters after the Civil War?

    Answer: The merchant class replaced planters after the Civil War with much of the economic growth attributed to Germans and Austrians.

    First to answer correctly: No one answered correctly.

    Send your answer to features@beaufortgazette.com, and we'll recognize in print the first person who responds correctly. You can also submit your northern Beaufort County trivia questions to features@beaufortgazette.com. If we select your question, we'll publish your name.

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