Photo Of The Day: President Paul Magloire Featured On Cover Of 1954 TIME Magazine

Little Known Historical Facts about Haiti.

During the reign of Paul Magloire, Haiti was featured on the Feb 22, 1954 cover of TIME magazine.

The period of 1950-1954 became known as Haiti’s Golden Age.
Tourists flowed into the country and Haiti became the Caribbean hot spot.
The music, the culture, and even the fascination with the Island’s language and culture soared.
Tourism was at its peak and Haitian coffee exports drew high prices.
*Under his photo cover reads, “His Black Magic: Roads, Dams, and Schools”

Bonus: Little known fact, the country still has the passion, the culture, the colors and the music. Here’s hoping for the Platinum Age.

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