Enjoy this nostalgic photo from 1957. Happy Thaipusam from all of us at:
Today's blog picture is from Sybil de Roquigny (via email). She tells us that this is the embankment (with a flight of steps) in front of her grandmother's house; if [...]
Before you ask, yes...we've checked on Google maps, and this shop doesn't seem to exist now. Perhaps it has been replaced by another business....or maybe it now goes by another [...]
No, not another Royal...not the King of Rock & Roll either. We're talking about the King of Fruits! Yes...the DURIAN! courtesy of Ngai This photograph was taken in [...]
Have you ever had a musical box? This one pictured here is a Music Box Teaching Clock, which plays the tune "Grandfather's Clock" while teaching the young ones how to [...]
...from tomorrow, anyway. Yes...tomorrow - 20th January - will mark 144 years since the Treaty of Pangkor was signed. picture from: Twentieth Century Impressions of British Malaya Unfortunately [...]
special thanks to Anonymous Do you know these VIPs? Ok, we'll make it easier for you ;) Seated on the extreme right is none other than S [...]
Let's see if the Michaelians remember this one (see pictures below): Recognise the costumes? The actors? The title of the play? I only recognise Bro Pius Kelly, standing in the [...]
Is your teacher in this group? If yes, do point him/her out to us? The only one I recognise here is Bro Ultan Paul.
Yes, this IS Clayton Road - named after Mr R J B Clayton who retired as British Adviser in Kelantan, in November 1930. He was also the brother of Tubby [...]
Yes, that's what I'd like to ask our local coffee drinkers out there. How come this particular bag of coffee came in 11 kilos? I always thought such goods were packed [...]
This was not a posed photograph. In fact, this was a common scene during the Second World War - when expatriates stopped at the Ipoh Railway Station, on their way [...]
Yes, this was taken at a funeral...no, we're not in a morbid mood this Wednesday ;) We'd just like to draw your attention to the building in the background (behind [...]
Wishing all our readers and followers a Happy 2018!!!