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Angelo Bissessarsingh

Sunday, January 13, 2013
Mayaro was one of the most isolated places in Trinidad during the 19th century, even though it boasted rich plantations of cotton, sugar and coconuts.
Sunday, January 6, 2013
In the haste to enforce the doctrine of “Massa Day Done” after Independence, at the urging of the brilliant yet bigoted Dr Eric Williams, T&T consigned to the rubbish heap of history the many good
Sunday, December 30, 2012
One of the most splendid beaches on the island is Columbus Bay. Named in honour of the great discoverer Christopher Columbus, its broad sands are set against a backdrop of endless coconut trees.
Sunday, December 23, 2012
Christmas just ain’t Christmas without a good ham.
Sunday, December 9, 2012
Michael P Maillard was one of the success stories of yesteryear.
Sunday, December 2, 2012
Indentured workers from India began arriving in the colony in 1845.
Sunday, November 25, 2012
In an era when motor accidents rival murder and heart disease as the number-one reduction of the population of the country, I thought a photo of the grave of the first accident victim in Trinidad’s hi
Sunday, November 18, 2012
Hops bread is a national staple and here is the origin. Brothers Horatio and John Alfred Rapsey left England to seek their fortunes.
Sunday, November 4, 2012
John Haynes Clark, a coloured businessman, began selling Venezuelan mules in 1875, which were much in demand on cocoa estates.
Sunday, October 28, 2012
Don Antonio Gomez was a political exile from Venezuela and Assessor to Governor Sir Ralph Woodford of Trinidad. He was one of the top-ranking officials on the island.

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