60 Rue Menasce, Alexandria, Ahmed Zaky Abushady’s Egyptian Home and Headquarters of The Bee Kingdom League, circa 1937. Photo courtesy the Abushady Archive.
Forthcoming in Bee World, Vol.91, no.3 (Sept 2014) published by the International Bee Research Association (IBRA):
Blazing the Trail:
A.Z. Abushady and The Apis Club
A Z Abushady was the founder of the Apis Club at Benson in Oxfordshire. He was the first editor of its journal which was first published in June 1919. That journal is this journal, Bee World. Here, from a manuscript in progress, his granddaughter gives some insight into the life of this interesting man.