Murder in Mayberry: True Crime in America's Hometown, Mount Airy North Carolina

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In the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains lies the town of Mount Airy, North Carolina. "Mount Airy served as the inspiration for the fictional town of Mayberry featured on the hit television series The Andy Griffith Show. Much like its fictional counterpart, Mount Airy is still characterized by many of the qualities and values that endear Mayberry to so many people". Mount Airy is the hometown of Andy Griffith and is thought of as America's Hometown. Amazing true crime stories, from the real Mayberry, spanning...
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Overview

In the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains lies the town of Mount Airy, North Carolina. "Mount Airy served as the inspiration for the fictional town of Mayberry featured on the hit television series The Andy Griffith Show. Much like its fictional counterpart, Mount Airy is still characterized by many of the qualities and values that endear Mayberry to so many people". Mount Airy is the hometown of Andy Griffith and is thought of as America's Hometown. Amazing true crime stories, from the real Mayberry, spanning the years 1892 to 1976. Some of the stories you will read may sound beyond belief. You may find yourself saying "It couldn't have happened in Mayberry,"but it did! The book contains 25 short stories that cover 35 murders. The story will take you from the murder to the conclusion of the trial.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781478363941
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Publication date: 8/17/2012
  • Pages: 182
  • Sales rank: 982,908
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.39 (d)

Meet the Author

A true hometown girl, Donna grew up in the city of Mount Airy, North Carolina. She began writing for enjoyment in her spare time and was first published in Hometown Memories in 1997. She has been writing for "The Baker Street Connection", a Cold Case & Missing Person site, since 2006.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 2, 2012

    Highly Recommended

    I loved this book. It is filled with true facts and follows the crimes all the way to the conclusion of the trial. Anyone interested in history or true crime would love this book. I think I would thoroughly enjoy other books by this author.

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