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Aug 3, 2015 - Bum's BBQ Restaurant

Reggi read an article in an older edition of Our State Magazine (highlights NC) that highlighted Bum's BBQ Restaurant in Ayden NC. Bum's and it's predecessors have been around since the 1920s when Mr. John Bill Dennis opened his own business called “The Hole” which was locate on Second Street. In 1941, John Bill built a 17-foot trailer on the site where Bum’s Restaurant is located today. In 1960 John Bill asked “Bum” to work for him. So in 1960, at the age of 23, “Bum” went to work at the J. B. Dennis Cafe. “Bum” already knew a lot about...

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