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Flo Stevenson points to the North Star pattern, one of several codes shown on this sampler quilt during a presentation in Emory.

Winnsboro Center for the Arts presents The Quilters of Pleasant Hill in a special performance at 11 a.m. January 22, at 200 Market Street. The Pleasant Hill Quilters are a quilting group from Linden, Texas. They formed in 2004 and their shows involve singing and sharing the oral history of secret codes used in quilts that helped enslaved people searching for the underground Railroad.

Find tickets and more information on www.winnsborocenterforthearts.com or call (903) 342-0686 with any questions. Read more about the group in an article by Pamela Edwards in the County Line archives.

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