Women sweep mid-day anniversary quiz
The winners of the anniversary quiz published on June 24 are:
1. Coralie D’Souza
2. Parvathi Shankaran
3. Gynelle Alves
Following are the correct answers:
1. Boa Via, 2. The Bombay Derby races, 3. Nandan Nilekani, 4. Aradhana, Rajesh Khanna, 5. RK Laxman, about The Common Man, 6. Christ Church, 7. Town Hall that houses the Asiatic Society Library, 8. Koli fisherfolk,
9. Bombay Duck, 10. The Plague, 11. BMC building, 12. Gulzar’s Aandhi, 13. Shabana Azmi, 14. Nirupa Roy, 15. Horniman Circle, 16. Bombay Gymkhana, 17. The city’s oldest working lift installed in Navsari building, 18. Travel without tickets, 19. The fair at Mount Mary, 20. Dolly Thakore, 21. Gautam Rajadhyaksha, and Shobhaa De, 22. Bobby Kooka and the Air India Maharaja, 23. John Lennon and Yoko Ono, Taj Mahal Palace, 24. Ketan Mehta on Mirch Masala, 25. Ashok and Rahul Mankad, Ghulam and Zulfikar Parkar, 26. Madhav Apte, Jumbo Ice Cream, 27. Awaara was sent to two expeditions to the North Pole 28. Bombay Panch, a mix of local toddy, rosewater, lime, sugar and water, 29. Sunil Gavaskar and Anshuman Gaekwad, 30. Alex Silviera, who beat Singh at the 1956 Patiala Nationals. 31. RR Singh, 32. Mandir-o- meter, 33. Parsi Gymkhana, 34. Bhayander, Ghodbunder and Mira, 35. Street lamps, 36. Nari Contractor, Polly Umrigar, 37. Metro Goldwyn Mayer.