Giants of a former time

L – R: George Allan Paliandy Armogum (“Spaceman”), Deputy HM Haroon Samad (“Sam”), Cecil Aubrey Parkinson (“Parky”)

Cyril Aubrey Parkinson (born 1898) taught at Berbice High School from 1916 to 1926 before spending 10 years as a porkknocker. He then established the Crescent High School in New Amsterdam (on Strand between King Street and Coburg Street) in 1936. After closing Crescent High School, he went to Corentyne High School where he taught until retirement.

Evan Radhay Persaud