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An Easy-Going Garment
Much-Moneyed Man of India

AN EASY-GOING GARMENT

MUCH-MONEYED MAN OF INDIA

The sampot or straight piece of cloth bound round the waist, and so fastened as to form a loose trouser-like skirt, is adopted by members of both sexes in Cambodia, and does not detract from ease of movement This spruce individual, with his trim beard and neat apparel, is a banker, and enjoys much prestige among the members of the community who support his profession