City of Gold
People who made their home and history in Cagayan de Oro
by Ann Gorra
Foreword—Why this book?
City of Gold: Where in the world is Cagayan de Oro?
Abelardo Neri Queppet: A local Boy Scout meets General Douglas MacArthur
Col. Leonardo Hernando: A Zamboangueno recalls defending Cagayan de Oro in WW II
Wadhu Dharamdas Uttamchandani: Doors wide open, doing business the Wadhu way
Yu “Ah Fat” New: Defining an era through the pan-de-sal
Bienvenido S. Cruz: The Mindanao Star stays to the True North in stormy time
Rafael Floirendo: Motorela, a Cagayan de Oro original
Gloria Laureana San Pedro-Rosales: Educator, philanthropist, mother, Cagayan de Oro’s most influential woman
Dolly Ilogon: Lady Love rocks the airwaves of Cagayan de Oro
Henry Tan: Step aside, René Lacoste; Modtrade’s Henry Tan is the “It” designer of local shirts