photo copyright 2008 by Michael Brantley
6754 E. Wilson St., PO Box 44
Fountain, NC 27829
Read Leanne Smith's article about RAF's proprietors in the NC Folklore Journal
Read Daniel Schram's review in the Independent of the Piedmont Melody Makers' April show at RAF
R.A. Fountain, General Store & Internet Cafe
Historic Downtown Fountain
Corner of NC 222 & US 258
Smack-dab in the middle of everywhere!

Click above for Fountain General Store's YouTube channel, or here for R.A. Fountain's YouTube channel.

Now open Saturdays at 10 a.m.

Now Available
from R.A. Fountain, Publisher
Emily Herring Wilson's memoir

about the poet A.R. Ammons
Buy it at Scuppernong Books, Greensboro;
Bookmarks, Winston-Salem; Quail Ridge Books, Raleigh
the Wake Forest Historical Museum, Wake Forest
Flyleaf Books, Chapel Hill & at Fountain General Store, Fountain.
Also on Amazon.

Live entertainment!
Smoke-free, non-alcohol, family-friendly.
East Carolina's best place to
hear acoustic Carolina music.

Up-coming Events Past Events
R.A. Fountain, Publisher

R.A. Fountain has published five books and a CD and is distributor of 20 other titles, most originally published by North Carolina Wesleyan College Press and individuals associated with that press.

RAF's most recent book is Emily Herring Wilson's "When I Go Back to My Home Country": A Remembrance of Archie Ammons. Our best seller is Alex Albright's The Forgotten First: B-1 and the Integration of the Modern Navy, which was a finalist for the 2014 Montaigne Medal, received a Silver Medal for "Best Interior Design" from the Independent Book Publishers Association, and a Peace History Book Award from the NC Society of Historians.

Titles published & distributed by RAF are available at our brick & mortar store at 6754 E. Wilson St. in downtown Fountain, or from RAF's secure store.

Some historical items on the town of Fountain, and on the Fountain store and other town-making enterprises.

R.A. Fountain, Online
is a secure Magento

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R.A. Fountain, Online


Where's R.A. Fountain?
Click map for larger image.

view RAF's current
Mail Art show


music ideas images

R.A. Fountain, General Store, celebrated the world of bluegrass music with this mail art exhibition, which opened in September 2014. As with our 2006 mail art show, all entries were exhibited in store & remain online, subject to small town Southern sensibilities & tastes.

R.A.Fountain's 2006 Mail Art Exhibition
Crossroads: World

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