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Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo

Started this discussion. Last reply by Valerie Clarke-Monrose Jul 9. 16 Replies

You recently asked for information from anyone who knew about the clash between Invaders and Tokyo.  Here is my account.  I am not exactly sure what year it was (there are differing opinions), but I…Continue

Othello

Started this discussion. Last reply by winston taylor Sep 21, 2013. 10 Replies

I first met Othello through my brother, the late Colin Clarke, at a rehearsal they held in South Miami.  Approximately 26 years later, I had the pleasure of hearing Othello at the Sun Trust Jazz…Continue

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Bugs liked Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
Jul 11
Valerie Clarke-Monrose replied to Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
"That is a very interesting thought, Claude."
Jul 9
Claude Gonzales replied to Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
"Valerie: You should make an attempt to put a documentary together on that event. That scene where you describe looking up and locking eyes with the PERP and then the brown bottle falling and crashing on the street amid the spectators causing them to…"
Jul 9
Valerie Clarke-Monrose replied to Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
"The bakery on the north side of Park Street was Mendonca’s bakery, famous for its hops bread. Chin’s bakery was on the south side of Park Street next to the drugstore on the corner of Park and St. Vincent Streets opposite Globe theatre.…"
Jul 8
WerNer liked Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
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Ayesha Mohammed replied to Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
"Hope this taken up in the National Heritage Archives. The Truth must be told"
Jul 6
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Claude Gonzales replied to Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
""Records already in existence should be edited to reflect this disclosure, as I would not be inclined to question the integrity of the source." RUSSEL PROVIDENCE: Yuh is AH BOSS!!! Ah like that sentence too bad!!!"
Jul 3
Russell Providence replied to Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
"Thank you madam. I trust your memory of the events that unfolded on that fateful day, as I myself can vividly remember events when I was that age. I hope that this information would be included in any account that is subsequently collated and…"
Jul 3
Claude Gonzales replied to Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
"Thank you MR. DUPRES!!!"
Jul 3
Claude Gonzales replied to Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
"Well I believe THIS PIECE OF HISTORY (in this report) from the first time that I read it!!!  So THE POWERS THAT FAIL TO BE should follow up with an INVESTIGATION and CORRECT THE RECORD!!!"
Jul 3
Lawford Dupres replied to Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
"This clash happened in 1950 according to the historians. I was 12 and staying by my godmother at  47 St. Vincent St. From there I went to the corner by Globe to see what I could see. There was a big crowd by the corner, and being short I made…"
Jul 3
Yolanda Morean replied to Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
"Remember that every individual is unique and has a different role. Without history we would know nothing about how the things we have today came into being. Numerous people who went before added to what we have today, while every new generation adds…"
Jul 3
Claude Gonzales replied to Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
"Yes YOLANDA!!! They owe it to the HISTORY BOOKS to come and tell their story!!! And PAN TRINBAGO should be all over this story trying to SET THE RECORD STRAIGHT!!! This story should be in THE NEWSPAPERS in TRINIDAD for PUBLIC VETTING -- since…"
Jul 3
Yolanda Morean replied to Valerie Clarke-Monrose's discussion Steelband Clash between Invaders and Tokyo
"History gives us a picture of long ago, although it's not accurate and is always subject to new information and evidence. It's a pity that so many seniors passed on without telling their story. Those days steelpan was about love for pan,…"
Jul 3

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