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MontessoriSoul: Beautiful paper craft Christmas tree with added stars where children write their Christmas wishes... See how to make it with simple pictorial guide.

MontessoriSoul: Beautiful paper craft Christmas tree with added stars where children write their Christmas wishes... See how to make it with simple pictorial guide.

3rd September 1964: Amar Singh, a sikh who works for London Underground, has been allowed to pin his badge to a turban after a protest against having to wear the standard uniform hat. Hulton Archive / Getty

3rd September 1964: Amar Singh, a sikh who works for London Underground, has been allowed to pin his badge to a turban after a protest against having to wear the standard uniform hat. Hulton Archive / Getty

Overstocked with a large supply of men’s spring and winter coats, a clothier in Copenhagen, Denmark, adopted a unique sales scheme. He erected a scaffolding around his store building and completely covered it from roof to sidewalk with more than a thousand overcoats. The novel display attracted prospective customers in such droves that police were summoned. Although the police ordered the proprietor to remove the display, he succeeded in selling all the overcoats. (date unknown)

Overstocked with a large supply of men’s spring and winter coats, a clothier in Copenhagen, Denmark, adopted a unique sales scheme. He erected a scaffolding around his store building and completely covered it from roof to sidewalk with more than a thousand overcoats. The novel display attracted prospective customers in such droves that police were summoned. Although the police ordered the proprietor to remove the display, he succeeded in selling all the overcoats. (date unknown)

Man with his daughter and kitten in London's East End (1972), Whitechapel, London

Man with his daughter and kitten in London's East End (1972), Whitechapel, London

19th century Russian kerchief seller. Click for more 19th century Russian portraits of ordinary people

19th century Russian kerchief seller. Click for more 19th century Russian portraits of ordinary people

Onion Seller. Characterful portraits of Londoners, believed to be by photographer Donald McLeish (1879-1950), selected from the three volumes of Wonderful London edited by St John Adcock and produced by The Fleetway House in the nineteen-twenties.

Onion Seller. Characterful portraits of Londoners, believed to be by photographer Donald McLeish (1879-1950), selected from the three volumes of Wonderful London edited by St John Adcock and produced by The Fleetway House in the nineteen-twenties.