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Malim Nawar Stories (2): The Methodist School And Badminton Team

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Subject :Malim Nawar Stories (2): The Methodist School And Badminton Team
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Location : Malim Nawar, Perak
Estimated Year : 1959
Media Type : Photograph
Source : Richard Saxey, UK
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We thank Richard Saxey for these pictures, taken at Malim Nawar. His father Frederick Saxey worked at the Perak Hydro Power Company in Malim Nawar. This same company had its HQ - The Perak Hydro Building - along Cooper Road in Ipoh. The Saxeys were one of the many families who lived near and worked at the Malim Nawar power company.

From left to right, the pictures show:

  • Malim Nawar Methodist school circa 1960-1961 & sports day presentation
  • Malim Nawar Methodist school circa 1960-1961 & sports day presentation
  • Malim Nawar Methodist School circa 1959-1960; Richard mentions that his teacher was Mrs Kumar, and that one of this childhood friends was Cynthia Hunter (whose father William Hunter worked for Anglo-Oriental Malaya Ltd.)
  • Malim Nawar Methodist School circa 1959-1960
  • Malim Nawar Badminton Team; Richard says that his elder brother E. H. White (known as Mick) was part of the team.
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