Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva

How was your Easter Weekend? (1923)

Sapajou's cartoon from 1923 shows various pastimes Shanghai engaged in during Easter: "The joys of volunteering – Repose at the West Lake – The sportsman – The journalist makes up arrears."

Bonus – Easter Monday Jamboree, in 1930:

Tags: 1920s, 1923, 1930, cartoons, easter, sapajou, shanghai

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