National Geographic : 1948 Mar
Along the Yangtze, Main Street of China Nets and Strings Keep Packages from Going Astray During \\wr years millions of Chinese retreated before the advancing Japanese. Afterwards they started trying to get back home. Mother and youngsters stand on a Shanghai dock awaiting a river steamer sailing up the Yangtze. a Itinal l i, ph,Rt. tx(ll tllifll es y 1. lOuuerL. loore A Young Chinese Philosopher Contemplates the Wide World about Him The tot was helping his father spread out clothes and bedding to dry on the deck of their sampan home anchored in Soochow Creek. Everything had become damp and musty during days of rain at Shanghai (Plates XII-XIII).