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Woman of the People
A Study in Black and White

WOMAN OF THE PEOPLE

A STUDY IN BLACK AND WHITE

In some districts of the Ottoman dominions peasant women will not only cover their faces but will turn sideways when a man approaches, and so remain until he has passed Simplicity and charm are combined in dress and person of this lady of Constantinople, who is wearing the now popular walking costume of some black material falling into graceful folds