Group Title: CARIFESTA Newspaper Clippings
Title: Masquerade dancers coming from St. Kitts
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Title: Masquerade dancers coming from St. Kitts
Series Title: CARIFESTA Newspaper Clippings
Physical Description: Book
Publisher: Guyana Graphic
Publication Date: 6/29/1972
Subject: Carifesta (1st : 1972 : Guyana), Festivals - Caribbean Area
Caribbean   ( lcsh )
Spatial Coverage: South America -- Guyana -- Georgetown
Funding: Support for the development of the technical infrastructure and partner training provided by the United States Department of Education TICFIA program.
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Bibliographic ID: CA00199662
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
Holding Location: Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: CARIFESTA I 1972

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Masquerade dancers

coming from St Kitts

ST. Kitts, -Nevis, Anguilla
Minister of Education,
Health and Social Services,
Mr. Fitzroy Bryant on Tues-
day evening held talks with
Minister of Information and
Culture Mr. Elvin2 MoDavid
and Carifesta Director, Miss
Lynnette Dolphin about his
country's participation in
the three-week Festival
which will be held in
Georgetown from August 25
Septaeder 15.
Mr, Byrint who arrived
in the country earlier in the
day and left yesterday morn-
ing disclosed that the talks
were very fruitful and his-
country looked forward to
participating in the Festival
He also announced that
his country would be send-
ing a group of masquerade
dancers called "umzmnies'm
in 'n historical getting andf
another group of masquerad-
ers who will be performing
Meanwhile, the Mayor of
New Amsterdam Mr. Errol
Alphonso and representa-
tives of social and other
organizations in New Am-
sterdam are to put 'up pro-
posals for their involvement
in Carifesta.
At a meeting held on
Monday, June 26, with the
Secretary of the. National
History and Arts Council,
Mr. Basil de Rushe, who is
the Carifesta Co-ordinator
for the rural programme.

the organizations pledged
their support for the Carib-
bean Festival of Creative
The meeting was held at
the New Amsterdam Town
Today Mr. de Rushe will
meet the chairman and
Councillors of the Central
Mahaicony District Council
to discuss Carifesta and
their involvemeftt.

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