National Geographic : 1919 Jul
A MAN AND A BOY: THE MAN (MARRIED) IS II YEARS OLD, THIE BOY (UNMARRIED) IS 47 The man's wife is ten years of age. While they are legally married, they continue to live with their respective parents. The unmarried "boy" is not allowed to "do up" his hair or wear a hat during the years of his single unblessedness (see page 33). THERE IS A SUGGESTION OF MOHAMMEDAN MODES IN THE STREET ATTIRE OE THESE SEOUL WOMEN While a white, green, or redcombination cloak and veil isobligatory on the street, the Korean woman ofthemiddle class affects bright, solid colors in her home. The women of the wealthy class gofrom place to place in the seclusion of curtained chairs borne bycoolies.