No-Win Situation For The Weather God No-Win Situation For The Weather-God In these days of world-wide climate change and unpredictability of the weather, I would like to relate an incident involving a few persons in Chinatown … Read More

Snatch Thief The Snatch Thief Who Swallowed His Loot   Ah Hung  ( 亚杏) was a snatch thief who operated in Chinatown in the 1960’s. He targeted ladies who wore gold chains and carried handbags. One … Read More

Dr. Goh Keng Swee Campaigning At Kreta Ayer Constituency Elections Chop Wah On at No. 67, Pagoda Street,- Chinatown Dr. Goh Keng Swee – It’s Been  A Hard Day’s Night   Former Deputy Prime Minister,  Dr. … Read More

Chinese Emigrants To Singapore Chinese Migration To Singapore – Late 1890’s to 1940’s. – 雪地送炭 – Gifting Charcoal In A Snow Field   The Chinese emigrants from China during the 1890’s to 1940’s, faced triple jeopardy  … Read More

Laughing Buddha Statue   Preying On Unsuspecting Believers   In the 1960’s, I was told by an uncle how his friends and he exposed a temple medium and his gang who were using electro-magnetism to prey … Read More