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Sorrow's Sympathetic Shade
Straw Shoes For Sale

SORROW'S SYMPATHETIC SHADE

STRAW SHOES FOR SALE

In colossal hats like this, of plaited straw with a hexagonal rim and a superficial area of six square feet, Korean mourners screen their faces sometimes for as long as three years Pedlars are licensed in Korea and form an organized guild. This woman does a remunerative trade in the cheap shoes of twisted grass worn, and quickly worn out, by the poorer classes throughout the country