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1964

1964

These people thought if they had to be, the Tusks should have been higher up the road - maybe somewhere near the Rex Hotel and the Copper Kettle (very good iced coffee!). And near that side street just off Kilindini Road where "Chinese Toothmaker" was to be found, plying his trade in the large plate glass front window, with always an admiring crowd on the sidewalk - sort of the agony and the ecstasy! The Mombasa tusks were erected in 1956 for the royal visit by Princess Margaret.

These people thought if they had to be, the Tusks should have been higher up the road - maybe somewhere near the Rex Hotel and the Copper Kettle (very good iced coffee!). And near that side street just off Kilindini Road where "Chinese Toothmaker" was to be found, plying his trade in the large plate glass front window, with always an admiring crowd on the sidewalk - sort of the agony and the ecstasy! The Mombasa tusks were erected in 1956 for the royal visit by Princess Margaret.

Beautiful East African women in Djibouti City (1976) - Djibouti, East Africa

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