his photograph was taken in the and shows children picking cotton in a field. Cotton picking was very hard work, and some of these children look like they are no older that 6 or and are working in the field barefoot.
Once Upon a Time in War — A Red Army soldier with his kitten, Eastern Front. ~ "His kitten". Proof that the kittens get everyone! Even a soldier hardened by war. Or maybe ESPECIALLY a soldier hardened by war.
This so could be Mom and her two youngest sisters. Second youngest(L) always singing and life of the party. At first glance the resemblance is uncanny. +~+~ Vintage Photograph ~+~+ Posing and then. a gust of wind.