Saturday, November 30, 2013

Fong, Harry 鄺源敬 (1908-1934)

updated January 7, 2016.


HONG KONG nlt.1908. Claimed to be American trained. Holder of Certificate of Exemption (one of the first 13 listed in the Government Gazette 1915) under the Dentistry Ordinance, 1914[1] to practice dentistry 1914-34. Private practitioner nlt.1908-34 (office located at #41, Queen's Road Central in 1908; 2/F, #74 Queen's Road Central in 1933; and 5/F, King's Theater Building (tel: 21255; hrs: 0900-1300, 1400-1800) after November 2, 1933). He was associated with dental surgeon Kwong Sik-leung 鄺鍚良; the two shared the office above mentioned at the King's Theater Building. Whereabouts after 1934 unknown.

[1] Certificates of Exemption were issued to applicants who had long history practicing dentistry in Hong Kong but lacked the academic qualifications to become Registered Dental Surgeons.

Selected bibliography: The China Mail, September 17, 1909, p.3; November 2, 1933, p.3. Hong Kong Government, Dental Ordinance, 1914. The Hong Kong Government Gazette, September 24, 1915, #438; May 10, 1935, #371..


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