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Cup Match: First Innings

Published in The Bermudian May 1991. There is nothing like Cup Match in Bermuda. Nothing like it in the world. Nowhere else in the cricketing world, not England where the great game was invented nor in the cricket-crazy Caribbean does a whole COUNTRY celebrate a cricket game quite like Bermuda. The food, the fashions and the Crown and Anchor tables are as much a part of the scene as the cricket itself.   “Cup match” someone once said, “is where we eat everything in Bermuda, drink everything in Bermuda.” And nowhere...

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Sunken Treasure

SUNKEN TREASURE (ran July 1969) The potent lure of sunken or buried treasure can infect man during his childhood when he reads such heady yarns as “Treasure Island”, and it can stay with him long after he has reached staid maturity. (more&...

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Mystery of a Spanish Wreck

MYSTERY OF A SPANISH WRECK (ran April 1974) By William Edward Lockhurst This article is an abridged version of an article originally printed in The Bermudian in April 1941. Ed. (more…)

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The Bermudian Looks Back 30 years: 1969-1939

FROM THE CROWS NEST, MARCH 1969 With this number this sheet enters its 40th year of publication and, as in former anniversary issues, we take a look backward at Bermuda 30 years ago. (more…)

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March 1981

RIGHT OF WAY (ran March 1981) In the past ten years, hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent in Bermuda on such essential community facilities as education, health and social welfare, public works, tax gathering, the Police, and the Civi...

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April 1981

FROM FARAWAY SHORES (ran April 1981) The past couple months have brought us some rather extraordinary mail. (more…)