Red Headed Stepchild
(The Barrett family memoir of Navy Life)
by Sophie Ruth Meranski with photos

 

90-1371 Chinese funeral Tientsin early 1931
photo by Jack Barrett at Teintsin. White was the traditional color of mourning. Well-to-do families hired public mourners to honor their ancestors and loved ones.This scene was fairly typical.
Subject: Tientsin funeral {9}
Year: 1931