He worked in the carpentry shop, remember? But there’s so much more to know about J. Y. Hamrick, and Don Bailey relates it in this profile, in our History section.
Joe Miller, a former general manager of the mill, sat down some years back and wrote about the day he moved his family to Cliffside, who his neighbors were, and when the mill moved from terry cloth to denim. Here’s his story.
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