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Sleeping Gypsy: 1938

Sleeping Gypsy: 1938

June 1938. "She awaits the international streetcar at a corner in El Paso, Texas, to return across the bridge to Mexico." Photo by Dorothea Lange. View full size.

 

Reversal of fortune?

We do all notice that the reflection in the glass (readable, left to right as if normal) is a give-away that the image has been reversed. Don't we?

[No, because it's a small placard in the window, not a reflection. -tterrace]

Big Wheels Keep On Rollin'

In the window, we see the reflection of a 1930-31 Model A Ford with accessory General Jumbo Balloon wheels and tires. Very spiffy.

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