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Eric Gairy Visits Carriacou.

Eric Gairy Visits Carriacou. Making ‘Uncle’ Eric. Eric Gairy was elected ‘Premier’ in late 1967. He made a point of travelling to Carriacou soon after. Despite huge popularity in Grenada, Gairy was not Carriacou’s favourite politician. That accolade seemed to … Continue reading

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Carriacou Livestock Exhibition

Carriacou Livestock Exhibition. Tuesday 19th March 1968 On the same day as the opening of Lauriston airstrip a grand Livestock Exhibition was held. It was organised, largely as I recall, by the Exhibition Committee. Mr. Barratt, the Chief Agricultural Officer, … Continue reading

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