Newsletter 6, 4th May 2013

The sixth Industrial History of Hong Kong Group newsletter was published on  4th May 2013

Contents:

  • New Subscribers
  • The Story of Vitasoy – Linda Kernan Vitasoy began in 1939 when Dr Kwee Seong Lo became involved with Chinese refugees. He was concerned about the malnutrition of the children and the fact that many Chinese immigrants were lactose intolerant…
  • Sources
  • Queries and Answers
  • Bits and Pieces
  • Corrections and Clarifications
  • The Opening of the Sham Tseng Brewery – Hugh Farmer On 30th August 1933 Hong Kong Brewers and Distillers officially opened its brewery in the presence of several hundred prominent Hong Kong citizens…

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IHHKG Newsletter 06