...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 [...]
Once the premier state of the Federated Malay States, Perak pioneered tin mining, rubber, roads and railways in Malaya. In the early twentieth century, Europeans and Asians venturing into [...]
.....one should take time to cool off - like these children from Kampung Gajah! Here they are, without a care in the world, having fun the waters of the Kinta [...]
This is a picture of Mr Ng Boo Bee. He came to Malaya as a penniless coolie to try his luck in the mining industry. And he became a well known [...]
Does anyone know anything about this club please. The badge is small (4cm diameter) and self adhesive. It is made from metal.
Jerry Francis is a former Journalist with the New Straits Times and was Regional Editor based in Ipoh for a good many years. Travelling with his photographer Thomas Wong Tuck [...]