Group Title: CARIFESTA Newspaper Clippings
Title: We have much to offer says Oliver Hunter
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Title: We have much to offer says Oliver Hunter
Series Title: CARIFESTA Newspaper Clippings
Physical Description: Book
Creator: Hunter, Oliver
Publisher: Weekend Post and Sunday Argosy
Publication Date: 7/23/1972
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: CA00199701
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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Aeral view of Georgetown

We Have Much to Offer
SSays- OLIVER HUNTER ."turi cuiai
The thoughts of.. over, 8.000',. wooden d k 'e nd -ariagam.fes' a l.
persons in a syimber of odreigl .r W1 .. sIn u ndsi. br 4e ^ eewek', CARI-
.coutVries are inow central d on .Ftor -thfei hugged 6pesi the iESTA -p riPO9 thousands d
CAR~E Fwhih c .33 days'". _loier, itlit, the 1~ er ,oreignerb! artists
tA.ime.w2;h, bed e t Livbirg ,ieality- the heartland thslin world .istors will re#hse that; quyia
Coming to CA1E 'A will li-. further. soutb away. from nd s people -have munch .t
also,jr.ean -o-fr ..these ole a the coastland apd the warfitg offer both: t sceAic nd cultur'f
chance to see Guyana., -the land sea- to- .ur--eea-~ tvSRnah i'oll- aects ad we as GuyanesA
9l ij ..pQ0 yt people -with ig enaI-se i t.e o th -orizo n i bie proud of this.
,plange love lin -legead, myth that .*is ftragba&ned tgo ethe-
and mysteries. r. eal blood atianset ;.. td aombre
Indeed every Guyanese should mountains kissing th1e skes.....
expeioenoe, a sense of pride over .-where .-ocfi-O.-Te-Rook and
the fact that their country and Iuadrill sing and .geenheart and
culture will ." Fviide an enter- ihicroscopic ioitchls grow... The
tainigg experience for people _lucky ones .may-even go on a
-from all parts' of the globe. hinterland tour where the wild
For our visitors, Guyana will beauty of Amerdndian villages,
meap a view of cascading rivers multi-hued plumage of juigle
gigantic ViOtob-a Regia lilies, birds and -the thrill of jungle short glimpses safari are common sights- snd
of things Guyaneewifl bp ider experiences.
the gaze of foreign eyes -the For those who love achaeoiogy
artist., the fouar~t, -the i.whol- they will, love our exciting Iy(k-
horde of lovable CARIFESTA Over-Al ,remains of a "il'0
people.. yearO-id bastions still ke-eping a
The bustlee of CARIFESTA ;on-e. vigil) midst the crystal
days may allow rma y visitors blhck rushing waters of the
nly (a glimpse of the wOid's Mazarpni and Cuyuni rlvers.:.
iallest 'Wooden. :-ibulding St. Oun friends -wil discover tbat
1GeQore's Callhediala,',ad our City Guyana includes.. glimpses. of
with it s tree-11in avenues,.bar- i(ojp~e woi-king .if co-ioperatives
"i'que, Victorian and DLitch in tice and sugar cane fields :in
*jaM iiteayJs,, it eu1ie ,. Zoo -bauxite plants or digging for go'cl.
'and nic Gardens with or d.ani-ords .n the -hinterland
strange fauna and foca. in short Guyana, for those going
SMANY r. S CARIFESTA, will include
MA WAERS any exciting and unforgettable
iBut ~te tihusand' that would thtngs.... some as unforgettable
be abl. to. vorously; wrest as our Kaieteurn
themselves, soul "and rmnd, frpm Indeed we can-be pybud of-the
the hypnotic and tanta.ising very. fact that we have hosted
CFAfIESTA rhythms maay ffld third first CARIFESTA and that
time .to-- ose theifnels in. bur our '"Legend of Kaietie r"
.Jaia of "1%a&y .taters .. to "Courade" "Pageant of the
submit themselves to the arden peqoe"', and dther presentations
City olf Georgetown with its will thrill thousands at this

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