Photo by Sue Watson
A horse drawn carriage, pulled by the Swords family’s percherons, Mack and Buck, visits the Holly Springs Depot and Phillips Grocery for photographs. Michael Sexton is the driver. Queen Taylor Blaker and her escort Wil Summerlin are making Pilgrimage stops.

Dawn Donnelly provides guests with an overview of the original living room at Crump Place.

Photos by Sue Watson
The royal court of the 79th Holly Springs Pilgrimage greeted the public at Montose with the official opening. Shown are queen Taylor Blaker and escort Wil Summerlin, flower girl Sophie Allred, Holly Springs Mayor Kelvin Buck and Rep. John Faulkner.

Some visitors for Pilgrimage weekend are pictured in front of First Presbyterian Church, which was open for tours Friday and Saturday.

Special weekend despite weather

Cool, wet weather and overcast skies cast a blanket over the 79th annual Holly Springs Pilgrimage last weekend, but spirits were up.


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