Sunday, September 9, 2012

Abdullah Ariff, death 3 November 1960, Penang

Penang Thurs. --- There was a large gathering at the funeral today of Inche Abdullah Ariff, a former Penang City Councillor. Inche Ariff, 55, an art teacher of the Methodist Boys' School, died yesterday after a brief illness. He returned to Penang only 12 days ago from a holiday in Britain. Early last year he toured the United States on a leadership grant. Inche Ariff was elected to the City Council on an Alliance ticket in 1955. He served until 1957. [The Straits Times, 4 November 1960, Page 10]

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