Ask and Answer for Sept. 5

September 5, 2011 

Ask and Answer

This week's question

What grievance against King George III involving Beaufort is specifically mentioned in the Declaration of Independence?

From last week

Question: Early Beaufort Water Festivals included a beauty pageant. What title did the winner take?

Answer: Winners of the early Water Festival beauty pageants were crowned "Queen of the Carolina Sea Islands."

First to answer correctly: Marlene Handrinos

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.

The Island Packet is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service