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- n. a range of the Appalachians extending from southern Pennsylvania to northern Georgia
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When my mom, dad, three sisters and I arrived at her little house in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, we found she had waited up all night for us to arrive from Texas.
Born in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, he went to West Point, where he was graduated No. 18 in the class of 1837, but after two years in the army he resigned to become an attorney in his native county.