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50 Years Ago: A Look Back at Hamilton Docks

This article was taken from our archives. It first appeared in the June 1969 issue of The Bermudian. It appears here exactly as it did originally.  An hour or so spent wandering leisurely along Hamilton’s waterfront can be a rewarding experience if you are observant and in a properly receptive mood. Moreover, you are likely to encounter many an engaging personality while you are about it. Take Grumbo, for instance. Grumbo had awakened that Monday morning to the instant knowledge…


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Tommy Fox, The “King” of St. David’s

This article originally appeared in the December 1940 issue of The Bermudian.  In the parlour of his two-story home on the south shore of St. David’s Island, old Tommy Fox cleaned and pared his fingernails with a large fishing knife.…


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A Day at the Races

This article was taken from our archives. It originally appeared in the February 1948 issue of The Bermudian. It appears here exactly as it did in print originally.  If you’d like to produce a faster and funnier movie film comedy than the…


Classic Crow's Nest

December 1977

This article has been taken from our archives. It first appeared in the December 1977 issue of The Bermudian. It appears exactly as it did originally.  Glimpses of the action at Rural Hill, the largest local auction in recent memory…


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“Dickie” Tucker’s Christmas Past

This article was taken from our archives. It first appeared in the December 1983 issue of The Bermudian. It appears here exactly as it did in print originally.  'Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a…

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Taverns of Bermuda

“There is nothing which has yet been contrived by man, by which so much happiness is produced as a by a good tavern or inn.” – Dr. Johnson When assigned the job of compiling an informative article on Bermuda inns…