During those 100 years, the Archdiocese would regularly send down priests and bishops to minister to Catholics on the island.1953.The last Bermuda-affected British Imperial Defence Plan was published.Three of her children were divorced amid much controversy.1952.Then a young and not-yet-internationally famous Canadian actor, Christopher Plummer arrived in Bermuda. A statement issued on behalf of the group said, "Recognizing the importance of its Civil Service establishments to the smooth and efficient operation of any country, and being gravely concerned over the fact that it was becoming increasingly difficult to induce qualified young men and women to enter the Civil Service of Bermuda, and what that portends, a number of civil servants met some months ago to consider the situation."1952.He stayed at Eventide (now Kennedy House, after the late President) on Burnt House Hill. Their remit included consideration of occupational opportunities for blacks in government service, institutions subsidized by the government and those in the private sector.
But despite their heroic efforts, and those of others, in rescuing four people, the balance of the passengers and crew of the stricken aircraft - some thirty seven people in all - perished from wounds incurred in the crash., at the age of 36 and about to become a Senator. They met on an irregular basis for eight months and reported to the House in late January 1954.The superstition surrounding this play may have affected him in more ways than one.Productions of Macbeth which involves witchcraft, the unbridled political ambitions of a Scottish warlord and murder are said to have been plagued with accidents, some ending in death.Plummer being cast in a 1953 American tour of the play Nina. Bermuda had been well prepared for such a rescue operation, due to the previous establishment at Kindley Air Force Base of crash boats imported and operated especially for such an emergency.In the 1960s he achieved his permanent claim to fame as the lead character in the Austrian-made film The Sound of Music." when Kindley AFB's new Long Bird Bridge, built entirely and solely by the US Military at US taxpayers' expense, was officially opened. Via Cable & Wireless, an office for the acceptance of telegrams within the Customs Area of the Civil Air Terminal was opened by the Bermuda Visitors Service Bureau, in conjunction with the Bermuda Chamber of Commerce. Two US servicemen on board the 35-foot crash boat that went out to rescue the aircraft's passengers heard faint screams coming from the dark, oil-slicked water. A Bermuda Parliamentary Select Committee on Race Relations was appointed and met to consider the race question.With him were local VIPs including Lady Hood, Miss Rosemary Hood, Wing-Commander John Fountain and Wing-Commander E. The steps of the church were lined by Girl Guides and Brownies.