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November 1969

OVERHEARD (ran November 1969) We were browsing in the Irish Linen Shop in Hamilton when a lady tourist asked a sales-girl for a 60-inch by 80-inch round tablecloth. (more…)

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April 1974

INCOME TAX  (ran April 1974) As far back as we remember there have been intermittent attempts to introduce income tax in Bermuda. (more…)

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The Story of Fort Hamilton

From the July 1946 issue of The Bermudian Magazine   The settlement of Bermuda began in 1612 with the arrival of sixty settlers under the charge of Richard Moore, the first Governor.   During his term of office it was decid...

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Bermuda and Hollywood

On July 24, 1946, the film Strange Love, starring Kirk Douglas, premiered at box offices across the United States. During the making of the film, which grossed $3.25 million, Mrs. Thomas N. Dill of Bermuda travelled to California to visit her s...

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June 1946

History was made on Sunday, May 12th, when Bermuda’s first radio station Z.M.B, was opened and gave a programme throughout the day. (more…)

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2 1/2 Hours N.Y- Bermuda

Some assemblymen began to view with alarm the large amount of money which has been spent at the marine airport on Darrell’s island after Pan-American Airways initiated a landplane service at the U.S. Army’s Kindley Field under a temporary ar...