1960 Variety Show programme book published by the Dondang Sayang Club.
1961, Chinese Swimming Club Penang souvenir programme. A fundraising event “Dollars for Songs” courtesy of the “Nightingale Melodians” and their vocalists, the Chinese Swimming Club
To commemorate the birth of a new nation, Shell published a book titled MALAYSIANS, published in Singapore in 1963. The book featured costumes and ceremonies in
This multilingual advertisement for AJINOMOTO depicts a map of a newly formed Malaysia as the backdrop, symbolising the common patriotism that grounds this sense of
The Straits Times Annual publication covered various topics in Malaysia - political events, cultural history and tradition, arts and crafts, folklore, indigenous, economy and
Dewan Masharakat, a magazine focusing on knowledge and culture, was published by Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka and first launched in September 1963.
Magazine about education, news, politics, nationalism and the spirit of Merdeka. Cover shows a collage of the heads of the Malay sultanate states flanking Tuanku Abdul
1960s wanted poster issued by the Criminal Investigation Department. – Title: Peluang baik membuat duit! Hadiah $12,000! Language: Tamil Designer: nil Type of Graphic: Poster
1960 wanted poster issued by the Criminal Investigation Department. – Title: Peluang baik
“Buaya Mati Dua Kali”, 1962 comic, published by Saudara Sinaran Berhad, Penang. – Title: Buaya Mati Dua Kali Language: Malay Designer: nil Type of Graphic:
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