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BG Government Exhibition to Miss Joyclyenne Loncke who will read for a
degree in Arts.

Source: Government Information Services, BG - Guiana Diary- Vol. XVI No. # 32;
of September 25 –October 1, 1960: page 170.

Guiana Scholar Announced ---November 3, 1960

Minister of Community Development and Education, the Honourable Balram Singh Rai, announced on November 3, that the Governor-in-Council has approved of the following awards for the 1960 British Guiana Scholarships.

E. A. C. Thomas – Queen’s College – distinction in Pure Mathematics, Applied
Mathematics, and Physics;

Miss J. E. Loncke – Private Candidate - distinction in English Literature and
Latin. Good in French.

W. A. Ramsahoye – Queen’s College – distinction in Mathematics, (Pure, and
Applied), Physics and Chemistry.

Sixty-seven candidates (38 boys and 29 girls) had written the examination. The
minister sent his personal congratulations to the winners. He also expressed
the hope that they would pursue their new studies …