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Letter writer at Johore Road, 1990



This 1990 photograph shows a letter writer sitting in front of a shop at Johore Road waiting for his customers. The poster behind him indicates his specialties and operating hours. Letter writer is a person who writes letters for the semi-literate and the illiterate for a fee. Title devised by Library staff.

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From the Paul Piollet Collection. All rights reserved, Paul Piollet and National Library Board Singapore 2012

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