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April 2021

Meeting Royalty

By |2021-04-12T17:13:05+08:00April 12th, 2021|Categories: history, orbituary|

This picture was taken four months after Malaya won the Thomas Cup, in 1949

This is a tribute to the late HH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh – who is on the extreme left, shaking hands with the badminton heroes Chan Kon Leong, Yeoh Teck Chye and Teoh Seng Khoon. 

An Interesting find…

By |2021-04-08T12:10:12+08:00April 8th, 2021|Categories: Identify Photographs|

This letter was sent from S.Seenivasagam, Advocates and Solicitors Ipoh to S.A.A.Lathif, Proprietor of the Lathif Store in Batu Gajah on the 24th April 1930. 

Of course, we all dread receiving a lawyer’s letter…but this particular letter was from a very famous law firm 😉

Have you paid your taxes?

By |2021-04-05T16:24:40+08:00April 5th, 2021|Categories: Identify Photographs|

Don’t worry. We’re not reporting you to the Inland Revenue Board 😉

Instead, here’s an income tax receipt from 1959. I wonder if they still issue such receipts, now that everything is done electronically…

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