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Jamaica - Education in the 40s & 50s!

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This week’s guest, Mrs. Raphaelita Smith lovingly called Jenny.

who just celebrated her eightieth birthday will delight us with

her memories of the way it was back-in-her-day. Ms Jenny will

take us from her elementary schooldays in Negril, where she was

born, through high school at bothMannings and Excelsior from

which she graduated with honours in English. Ms. Jenny, now

retired after a diverse career, continues to enjoy a wide range of

interest and is happy to share her memories of school and village

life with theBackyardlabrish community.


Please join us as our seniors continue to help us: Celebrate, Enlighten

& Preservethe rich diverse culture of Jamaica: ‘Land We Love’