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Reading & writing was embraced by Lloyd E. N Bartholomew.... Was born on the 5th. of August 1938.
The place was the island of Wakenaam in the Essequibo River Guiana (Guyana). South America.
His education started at San Souci Methodist School. At the age of five.
With both parents working, mom as a domestic and Dad a Pork knocker. Lloyd helped with the caring of his brothers; Cyrus and Richard.
Lloyd is a survivor. He learned to cook at about the age of eight.
When the Alphonsoe's sold the grocery store mom had to secure new employment.
Just about that Dad got ill and could not return to the Goldand Diamond fields.
Shortly mom secured a general servant position with rthe managed of Uitvlugt Estate in Demerara.
Shortly after Dad followed but the rules were married persons could not live together in the compound. Therefore dad resided a short distance away.
Lloyd Attended Uitvlugt Church of Scotland school.
Dad was a cane cutter for a few years and died in 1951.
Shortly after mon and our step father moved to Georgetown.
Here Lloyd attended Wray High School on Princess and Louisa Row having received a partial scholarship.
Mr. Pollard soon after sold the building and Mr. F.S Clarke , his deputy Principal opened Chatham High School in Regent Street.
Lloyd wrote and directed a play "A mock Court" which was performed for graduation. (This play is a part of "Assimilation")
After graduation Lloyd secured employment at National Drug Store on Lombard Street.
He left that job and enrolled with Messrs. Sprostons as an Engineers Fitter.
Poetry and short stories writing was a part of Lloyd's early education and was revived in the early 1980's.
Reading poetry. This was encouraged by Linda Armstrong and Glenora Roland from Flint Michigan who was a community worker.
Performances and recitals were done at the Pearcy house.
Lloyd did a little stint as extras in a few films.
Keep an eye out for more works from Mr. Lloyd E.N Bartholomew
Files coming soon.