Traffic officer 1

Calcutta traffic officer at major city intersection. His “”sandwich board”” carried the order to “”STOP”” or to “”GO”” depending on which way he faced. He also used hand and arm signals to enforce the sign. His cap was brilliant red and his jacket and pants were white. Leggings were tan. He stood on the cut-down steel drum, a real figure of authority, 1945



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