Not to be confused with the German composer Wilhelm Richard Wagner, this souvenir is from Wagner Piano - a local company set up by A C Hoe and his wife. [...]
As the story goes...... "in 1889 two brothers, Édouard Michelin and André Michelin, ran a rubber factory in Clermont-Ferrand, France. One day, a cyclist whose pneumatic tire needed repair turned up at the [...]
When was the last time YOU saw such a suitcase? I do wonder how much one could put in one of these...
...the Ipoh Trade School? It was founded in 1930, to what we know. The initial intake was 25 young men of which 23 were Malays with 1 Chinese and 1 [...]
Thanks to SK, we have the following photograph - which was taken at the BWF World Senior Badminton Championships 2017. From left to right: Foo Lai Loon (MS 70+ ); [...]
Have you heard of the Iskandar Shah School?
No, we're not joking. This delicacy can be found right here in Ipoh - at Restoran Nasi Lemak Ayam Kampung, Jalan Ali Pitchay. Have any of you tried this? Do [...]
Photograph courtesy of Irene John Have you ever heard of the Jubilee Transport Company or rode on their buses before? The company was running a bus service from Lumut to [...]
This photo is from Michael Ho's collection. Here we have a Form One class from St Michael's Institution, back in 1980. Michaelians, do you recognise yourselves?
This camera had 4 (yes, 4) lenses, and a built-in flash too. Yes, I'm talking about the Polaroid MiniPortrait 403. Did you have your portrait taken with one of these [...]
We're not encouraging you to take up smoking; we're just curious to know if any of you remember Lucky Strike Filters ;) Could you buy these tins off the rack [...]
Come visit us at Sarang Paloh. Our exhibition will be from today 5th Sept till 10th Sept 2017, 5pm - 9pm. This exhibition is part of the festivities of The [...]
Wishing all our Muslim followers a 'Selamat Hari Raya Aidiladha'!