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By Pat Turner Heriot Clarkson’s summer colony in Mitchell County brought a variety of people to this area. As they met and mingled with local people a stage was set, that plays out to this day. Here is an example. Frank Stanley Herring and his wife, Frances, took a room at the Switzerland Inn in […]
By David Biddix Charlotte lawyer Heriot Clarkson sat atop Grassy Mountain in June, 1909 surveying a 360 degree vista that stretched for miles below him. Mount Mitchell, the highest mountain east of the Mississippi, was just a few miles away to the southwest. Grandfather Mountain, reputedly the oldest in the Blue Ridge chain, was off […]