The Straits Times Annual (1980)


The Straits Times Annual (1980)


Title: The Straits Times Annual for 1980

Publisher: The Straits Times, 1980.

Condition: Magazine. Near fine, with very slight wear. Exceptional condition for its age, with full-colour pages. 144pp. App 11″ by 8″.

SKU: straitstimes-1980 Categories: , ,

The 1980 edition of the highly collectible Straits Times Annual. A full-colour magazine in remarkable condition.

Contents include:

Lessons for life (About the Singapore Armed Forces Boys’ School)

A living fantasy (Southern Islands marine life)

From the sand, a holiday isle (reclaimed beaches in Singapore)

On wings of song (Keeping songbirds as pets)

With a gracious pentatonic lilt? (Singapore Symphony Orchestra)

Saved from the dustbin (Raffles Collection of zoological specimens)

Eats anon comes to HDB (encouraging people to eat at coffee shops)

The forgotten hill (Bukit Timah)

Alive and kicking thanks to death (Chinese stiltwalkers in Singapore)

Lantern show for tourists

Where it all happened (Temenggongs – Singapore’s history as part of Johor)

Beyond concrete paths (Taman Negara, Malaysia)