Kallang stood out as a place of recreation for the masses through attractions such as the famous Happy World (also known as Gay World). It was a magical place which had entertainment choices for people from all walks of life. Have a
closer look in this reproduced image of Happy World - check out the boxing poster (left) and cinema posters (right). The stadium was a well-known venue for boxing matches. There is even a hint that this photograph was taken before
You may refer to pages 25 - 26, 40 of the Guide Book for more information.