Earl Trevathan’s Fountain Days

the Earl Stories

Dr. Earl Trevathan’s recollections of growing up in Fountain are regularly published by Calvin Mercer in his constituent newsletter and archived by the Pitt County Historical Society.

The Earl Stories offer a detailed and perceptive window into Pitt County days past, often with a Fountain slant.

The episodes from Dr. T’s life reprinted here are samples of the historical adventure you’ll enjoy by following his continuing recollections as they are published by Calvin and archived by PCHS.

Read Dr. T’s recollections about Fountain Presbyterian Church here

Email Calvin to subscribe to his newsletter: [email protected]

Watch Dr. T talk about growing up in Fountain with local historian Roger Kammerer in a program recorded in 2011.

–September 17, 2023