Bob Dillard and Cecily Lohmar. Oriental, NC. Oriental is the "sailing capital" of North Carolina. Consequently, we have a lot of "cruisers" pass through our harbor from all over the world. If you live or travel on a sailboat, fresh reading material is always in demand. Our town residents are also avid readers and we have found immediate and enthusiastic support for our LFL in our neighborhood and among town residents and visitors.
Faience amulet in the shape of an ankh, 25th dynasty to Late Period, about 700-500 BCE. It represents a wish, probably for the king, of ” life, power and stability for millions of years “. The amulet was acquired by Lord Kitchener in the Sudan, probably at Gebel Barkal and originated in a temple. ( lessing Archive )