Apr23, 2017

Engagement poojah: Sadhna & Yudesh

Warmest congratulations to JC grad Ms. Sadhna Yunus and Master Yudesh Bissnauth who exchanged vows of  betrothal this weekend.

Apr23, 2017

Strange goings-on at Albion Sports Complex – Ameer Rahaman

It amazes me how the system works sometimes in Guyana. Thursday we were playing a game against Bahamas at Albion and between 9am-9:20am we were [...]

Apr22, 2017

1937 Coronation – FDC and Definitives

   

Apr22, 2017

BG’s first postage stamps

The first stamps of British Guiana were issued in 1850, in denominations of 2c, 4c, 8c and 12c.  They were called “cotton reel” stamps because [...]

Apr22, 2017

City Hall 1920 – Ms. Diana Shields

Apr22, 2017

City Hall 1908

The photograph posted above was signed in 1908 by the then Mayor of Georgetown, Francis Dias.  Mr. Dias was born in New Amsterdam in February [...]

Apr22, 2017

Class of 2011 (pic taken March 2011)

Apr20, 2017

BG postage stamp postmarked Whim 1913

  Who would have thought that the Whim PO was around since that time?  One stamp appears to have a post mark of 1899.