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Feature photo - Seberang Perai - Capal maker -0447

In his father’s footsteps

Amrul Hidayat & Norzatul Ramlan Saudin. Tasek Gelugor, Seberang Perai. 2016 Story by Ivy Soon. Photos by Kenny Loh. Reproduced from the book, Seberang Perai – Stories from Across the Sea. The late Haji Hashim Hassan was a famous Kepala Batas capal (sandal) maker, and he was...

Feature photo 2016-04-29 SP Mr Tee Mechanic -7080

Mr Tee, the neighbourhood mechanic

[caption id="attachment_2437" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Mr Tee, the mechanic[/caption] Mr Tee is a 63 year old mechanic who owns a machine shop in Butterworth. I met him while walking around an old village in Jalan Telaga Air. He was passing by on his motorbike and stopped to chat....

Seberang Perai

Seberang Perai book

Ivy Soon and I published a book on Seberang Perai titled, 'Seberang Perai - Stories from Across the Sea' in August 2016. The book was funded by thinkCITY Butterworth. The book is currently available at MPH Bookstores, Kinokuniya, Areca Books and Gerak Budaya in Penang. Go to the Acros the...