Monthly Archive: March 2014


March 31: Happy Birthday! Julian Gibson

Julian Gibson (1922-2015) grew up at the Children’s Home in Winston-Salem, and graduated from R. J. Reynolds High School in 1942.  Julian was elected treasurer of his senior class, and was voted “Best Looking,”...


March 30,1950: Old Salem Inc. Begins

On this date in 1950, the Board of Trustees of Old Salem, Inc. held its first meeting.  They established a nonprofit organization to acquire and preserve or restore “the historical monuments, buildings, sites, locations,...