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hair in a long knot like a banana, while the older ones wear it on top of the head like a Japanese roof. Both young and old women draw the hair tight back from the forehead and hang imitation gold, silver, and jade orna-V/ ments in front of the ears. Old women y often wear flowers and knots of ribbon V on their heads. In the South the method Girl was a mixture of the old and young
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woman style here. Of course the women never wear hats. When you come into individual contact with a Chinaman, you dona t dislike him. I like the servants I have met, and old residents swear by their boys. The fact is, they attach themselves to you like dogs, and even give their lives for you. During the Boxer massacres many a servant risked and gave his life, not to save his master only, but sometimes to save an almost worthless bit of his mastera s belongings.
There is no doubt that this race has a great future, for it has the force of millions of people, great perseverance, intelligence, and power, and