Albert Styron was lost at sea in 1956. His son, Albert Styron, Jr. continued to operate the store. He died in 1975.
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After Albert, Jr. died, the property stood empty for a number of years.
|Photo by Henry Raup|
Today, Albert Styron's Store sells T-shirts, lighthouse gifts, Christmas ornaments, flags, soft drinks, and assorted other items.
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This month's Ocracoke Newsletter is a reproduction of a 1960s booklet titled The Great Ocracoke Cat Hunt. You can read it here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news092115.htm.