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San Pedro fiesta of 1944

Two and half years after Davao was shelled on December 8, 1941, the aerial bombings designed to destroy...

Toxic chemicals and seafarer’s heart diseases

Seafarer’s medical conditions,  including cardiovascular diseases, can be attributed to his constant exposure to hazards such as toxic chemicals...

Princess Restaurant, circa 1960

Long before chicken barbecue became a food fad, Davao was already home to a Kapampangan-inspired Princess Restaurant, famous in the...

P.S. Carriedo, face of Davao’s cinema

Though he was not the first to open a movie house in Davao City, Pedro S. Carriedo popularized cinemas as...

Older than Franklin Baker Co.

In the last half a century, copra processing in Davao region has always been associated with Franklin Baker Co. (FBC),...

When things are not going right

What do you do? Do you take things in your own hands when things are awfully not...

Seafarers, Novel Corona Virus and other infections

Seafarers  are  cautioned  to  follow health guidelines to prevent the spread of illnesses in view of the recent...


From time to time, new forms of previous virus emerge and create terror among human beings.  Such is the...

Japan’s hidden war agenda

Historically, Japan’s military started making maps as early as 1870, and most of these were detailed graphs of neighboring countries...

Genehichi Ishi’s transport suit

Issuance of franchise under the Commonwealth was very pro-Filipino such that even the Americans, enjoying the best during their occupation...


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