Five cents a lick. "Apple on a stick" is just as popular with the children of Turkey as America
1920 July 29.
1 photographic print : gelatin silver.
Photograph shows boy street vendor with candied apples on sticks, Proti Island (Kinali), Turkey.
Title from verso of item.
Caption continues: Boys like the one seen in this picture can be found on all the streets of Constantinople sellling these candied applies [i.e., apples] on a stick. This boy is one of the street traders on the island of Proti where the American Red Cross is now caring for a colony of more than a thousand Russian refugees brough[t] from Black Sea ports.
On verso: Rec'd July 29, 1920. Source: Paris office. Turkey Supplies.
Turkey--Supplies & warehouses.
On photo: No. RC-2964.
Forms part of: American Red Cross Collection.
Street vendors--Turkey--Kinali Island--1920.
Silver gelatin photographs--1920.
No known restrictions on publication. For information, see "American National Red Cross photograph collection," www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/717_anrc.html
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.22291
Unprocessed in PR 06 CN 087 [item]
Owner: The Library of Congress
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