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Chinese Funeral: 1932

Chinese Funeral: 1932

Ward Road, Shanghai, June 22, 1932. I found this photo in a junk shop in England about 20 years ago. Do I win a prize for submitting the first Chinese picture?

[Very nice. You win ... a big round of applause! Clapclapclapclap - Dave]

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The shape of the power pole tells where it is. I think it was just delivering the coffin as people were not wearing mourning clothes.

Amazing.

Amazing and very interesting!

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