- a city in S North Carolina, W of Charlotte.
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Gastonia, St. Pete, great Baltics cruise, hannity tonight—damn i'm good.Runaway Governor: The Sequel
June 23, 2009
The Seminole Mill, now erecting at Gastonia, was designed to have $175,000 capital.
The woolen mills at Salem, and the cotton mills in Alamance and a few in Gastonia were known.
Similarly, some others of the new mills under construction in Gastonia are capitalized above the amount named in their charters.
This has happened at Gastonia, North Carolina, a particularly progressive spinning place.
The mills at Belmont right near Gastonia are making on the average 25 per cent profits.