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    • Senate meeting, UWI, Mona, 1948/49

    • Meetings (Senate) - Jamaica; College administrators - Caribbean Area, English-speaking; Principals (University) - Caribbean Area, English-speaking; Registrars - Caribbean Area, English-speaking; Springer, H.; Taylor, T. W. J.; Harper, W. F.;...
    • *The Senate meeting of 1948/49. From left to right are Registrar Mr. H. Springer, Principal Dr. T.W.J. Taylor, Professor Harper, Professor Hassall, Mr. P.M. Sherlock and (foreground) Dr. F. H. Bowen. Dr. Taylor was the first Principal of the...
    • Hot water

    • City and urban life; Interpersonal relations
    • A variety of scenes from city life: a vagrant arrested for loitering sentenced in court the next day; three mischievous boys playing on the beach; a man courting a somewhat reluctant nursemaid; an attempted blackmail that goes awry; a pregnant...
    • Statutes and laws of jam vol 1 charles II to William IV

    • Law-Jamaica-Early works to 1800; Colonies-Law and legislation-England-Early works to 1800; Great Britain-Kings and rulers; Charles II, King of England, 1630-1685; Anne, Queen of Great Britain, 1655-1714; George I, King of Great Britain, 1660-1727;...
    • Covers the colonial laws of Jamaica. Includes: Proclamation by the Lord Protector Oliver Cromwell, Acts King Charles II, Acts of William and Mary, Acts of Queen Anne, Acts of King George I, Acts of King George II, Acts of King George III, Acts of...
    • Dr. F. H. Bowen, warden of Gibraltar Hall,  with some undergraduates

    • College students - Jamaica; Wardens - Jamaica; Gibraltar Hall (Jamaica); Marchand, Sonia; Magnus, Kenneth; McKenzie, Keith; Lowe, Muriel; Box, Valerie; Darby, Hazel; Burke, Ludlow; Drayton, Harold; Berry, Don; Omardeen, Talib, Holness, Florence;...
    • *Dr. Bowen, warden of Gibraltar Hall, seated with undergraduate students. From left to right are, Sonia Marchand, Kenneth Magnus, Keith McKenzie, Muriel Lowe, Valerie Box, Dr. Bowen, Hazel Darby, Ludlow Burke, Harold Drayton, Ron Berry, Talib...
    • Princess Alice being presented with a purse

    • Chancellors - Caribbean Area, English-speaking; Princess Alice of Athlone.
    • *Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone, and first Chancellor of the UCWI, is being presented with a purse on the occasion of the Diamond Jubilee Pageant. The purse was given to her on behalf of the Waifs and Strays Society at the Royal Albert Hall,...
    • Arabian night in Soho

    • Soho (London, England) ; Nightlife
    • With a group of friends, the writer listens to one of them describe his exploits in Soho where he has been researching its picturesque nightlife. But the author has his own dreamlike memories of Soho which he is unwilling to share with others.
    • Dateline London

    • Immigrants - Great Britain ; London (England) - Social conditions
    • The author presents his own perception of London, a city of contrasts where he saw so many things he had only read about. Recently arrived from Jamaica, he found the British helpful and courteous, and his encounter with people of so many different...
    • The white wing

    • Marriage ; Man-woman relationships
    • While the wife basks in the satisfaction of the orderly life she has created in Jamaica after migrating from England, her husband feels trapped like a bird in a cage because circumstances force him to be too dependent on his wife who seems intent...
    • Barometer falling

    • Interpersonal relations; Women
    • The author gives a bird’s eye view of life among a variety of people on a given day and concludes with the story of Connie whose dog had bitten her friend’s child. Every day Connie feared the child’s mother would confront her with a medical bill,...
    • Start of something again

    • Man-woman relationship; Interpersonal relations; Hurricanes
    • Duckett and Silver meet regularly at their favourite restaurant to talk about art and politics as the city grows restless in the aftermath of a devastating hurricane. During this time, Silver is flirting dangerously with a married woman right...


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