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Residents chatting at a veranda in Kampong Lorong Buangkok [1]

This photograph shows a side view of a verandah in Kampong Lorong Buangkok. It is paved and spacious with furniture and interior decorations that includes a large ornate wooden day bed seen at the far end of the verandah. Several Malay traditional food covers are hung on the walls, while a miniature angklung, a Malay traditional musical instrument, is hung from the zinc roof of the verandah. Two residents and a Caucasian lady visitor are seating around a square table. One of the residents is Madam Sng Mui Hong, the landlady of the village and whose back is to the camera, and the other is Mr Jamil Kamsah, is the owner of the house. In the background are potted plants. Title devised by Library staff.

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