October Laundry hanging out on washing-poles from a building in Kowloon, Hong Kong. Original Publication: Picture Post - 4888 - Hong Kong The Waiting Days - pub. 1949 (Photo by Haywood Magee/Picture Post/Getty Images)
Chinese Tenements with Laundry Hong Kong there were a lot of tenements in 1965 when were there; lines would be strung from one building to the next, with laundry hanging to dry. There were the very wealthy; there were the very poor.