The Story of the Conch

I bumped into a really cool man over at Salt Pond. His name is Ital Delroy Anthony and he is a native St. Johnian. He told me about the meaning behind the conch shell. You have to check it out.


8 thoughts on “The Story of the Conch”

  1. West indian culture must continue and be preserved. Individuals such as this are such a rare but unfortunately diminishing cultural treasure.
    Thank You for this post….

  2. Excellent post. I just have to add that our ACC dog Bull went nuts when he heard Ital blowing into the shell. I always wonder if Bull has any memory of being on St John – maybe this proves that he does.

  3. Italy gave us a personal conch playing lesson at the salt pond last week. One very cool dude. Wish I had more time to talk to him. Gotta get back there.

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