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Alexander Bustamante breaking ground for new JBC building in 1963

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Sir Alexander Bustamante using a pickaxe at the ground breaking for the new Jamaica Broadcasting Corporation building in 1963. He is being cheered on by Edward Seaga and others.

Karl Samuda and Ed Bartlett at National Chest Hospital

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"Member of Parliament Karl Samuda (left) and Information and Culture Minister Ed Bartlett listening as the staff of the National Chest Hospital explain the poor conditions at the Institution. Above them is a badly leaking root. The party toured the…

Princess Margaret Hospital poison victim

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"Poison Victim: Wilma Thomas, 27, relates to Health Minister Dr. Ken Baugh, at Princess Margaret Hospital how her four-year-old daughter Gaye Ann Holness died after eating rice and peas and chicken for Sunday dinner last week in St. Thomas. Nine…

Gift for Bellevue Hospital

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"Capt. Glenmore Webley, Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of National Security and Justice and Member of Parliament for Eastern Kingston [second from left] presenting a gift of clothing for the hospital to the Senior Medical Officer of the…

Commonwealth Heads of Government Summit - Pegasus Hotel

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"Jamaica's Prime Minister Michael Manley giving the keynote address to open the Commonwealth Heads of Government Summit yesterday at the Pegasus Hotel."

Arnold Smith and Mrs. Smith being welcomed by Prime Minister and Mrs. Manley

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"Commonwealth Secretary General Arnold Smith (right) and his wife (second from right) meet Prime Minister Manley (second from left) and Mrs. Manley (left) at the P.M.'s reception at Jamaica House during the Commonwealth Heads of Government…