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Everything tagged "1960s Hong Kong"

1960 Gingles Restaurant

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1960
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Macau-Penha Hill-was thought to be Castle Peak-follow the ID saga in Comments

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1960

"Near Castle Peak" image from the Fragrant Harbour book by FD Ommanney, but where? Buildings looks similar to pictures around the old Castle Peak Hotel area

 

Map of Wan Chai in 1963 (Chinese Version)

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1963

This is the map of Wan Chai in 1963 in Chinese version. This is from Year 1963 published by a local Chinese newspaper Wa Kiu Yat Po.

1960s: The next Wanchai reclamation begins

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1960
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Aerial view of Tsuen Wan

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1963
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1960s Ocean View Court

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1960
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Running Dog Tie

The tie is mentioned in Eric Cumine's book titled Hong Kong's Ways & Byways. I recall that you could purchase the ties at the Lee Gardens supermarket in Hysan Avenue, later the site of the Lee Gardens Hotel. Eric Cumine had an office in the area.

 

 

Leighton Hill in the 1960s

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1965

Courtesy of Francesca. Taken in the mid 1960s.

Carlsberg Ad. 1960.

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1960

Found this when I was looking through The China Mail of Sept 23, 1960. Probably not one of Carlsberg's more successful campaigns, nor one of its more tasteful.

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