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Joseph Melville Broughton (born 17 November 1888 Raleigh NC - died 6 March 1949 Bethesda MD) was the Democratic governor of the state of North Carolina from 1941 to 1945. A lawyer by training (and a graduate of Harvard Law School), Broughon worked as a school principal and journalist before actively entering the legal profession. As governor, one of his major legacies was the extension of the public school term from six to nine months. Broughton briefly served in the United States Senate from 1948 to 1949. Born can mean: Childbirth Born, Netherlands Max Born Born, Luxembourg This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... November 17 is also the name of a Marxist group in Greece. ... 1888 is a leap year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ... See also Raleigh, North Carolina and Sir Walter Raleigh. ... NC may stand for: National Certificate, Ireland Network computer New Caledonia (ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code) Nicks class in computational complexity theory No Connection on an electronics circuit schematic or pinout Nordic Council normally closed switch North Carolina (state code) Norton Commander (file manager) Numerical control Netcat... This page deals with the cessation of life. ... March 6 is the 65th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (66th in Leap years). ... 1949 is a common year starting on Saturday. ... United States of America Bethesda, Arkansas Bethesda, Delaware Bethesda, Georgia (three places): in Chatham County in Greene County in Gwinnett County Bethesda, Iowa Bethesda, Kentucky Bethesda, Maryland Bethesda, Mississippi Bethesda, North Carolina (two places): in Davidson County in Durham County Bethesda, Ohio Bethesda, Pennsylvania Bethesda, South Carolina Bethesda, Tennessee (two... MD or md may stand for: Air Madagascar IATA code make dir (Microsoft DOS) or meta device (UNIX) in computing Managing Director, or CEO Maryland state code McDonnell Douglas aircraft McDonalds, a fast food restaurant Medicinæ Doctor, Doctor of Medicine (academic degree) Mendelevium (Md), symbol for the chemical element... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... State nickname: Tar Heel State Other U.S. States Capital Raleigh Largest city Charlotte Governor Michael Easley (D) Official languages English Area 139,509 km² (28th)  - Land 126,256 km²  - Water 13,227 km² (9. ... 1941 was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1945 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Harvard University is a private university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, and a member of the Ivy League. ... Seal of the Senate The United States Senate is one of the two houses of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ... 1948 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1949 is a common year starting on Saturday. ...

Preceded by:
Clyde R. Hoey
Governor of North Carolina
1941-1945
Succeeded by:
R. Gregg Cherry
Preceded by:
William Bradley Umstead
Senator from North Carolina
1948-1949
Succeeded by:
Frank Porter Graham
Served in Senate alongside: Clyde Roark Hoey

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History, Broughton Hospital (1988 words)
The Broughton Hospital Foundation was formed in December 1992 for the purpose of enhancing the lives of the clients at Broughton Hospital through donations, endowments, activities, etc.
Today, Broughton Hospital is the largest of the three psychiatric hospitals operated by the State of North Carolina within the Department of Health and Human Services under the Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services.
Broughton Hospital is certified for the receipt of Medicaid and Medicare funds.
J. Melville Broughton - definition of J. Melville Broughton in Encyclopedia (127 words)
Joseph Melville Broughton (17 November 1888 - 6 March 1949) was the Democratic governor of the state of North Carolina from 1941 to 1945.
A lawyer by training (and a graduate of Harvard Law School), Broughon worked as a school principal and journalist before actively entering the legal profession.
Broughton briefly served in the United States Senate from 1948 to 1949.
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