I wonder if these kids are still around in 2014 and do they still play. Gypsy Children Playing Violin in Street from LIFE magazine. Gypsy children playing violin in street. Location: Budapest, Hungary Date Photographer: William Vandivert Link: LIFE
In the old days, Santa Claus would gather up bad children, toss them in his basket, and whisk them away to the North Pole to serve as his slaves. That's where the legend of Santa's elves came from. (Photo from Holland) Have a creepy Christmas!
A Knocker-up ’s job was to rouse sleeping people so they could get to work on time. Mary Smith earned sixpence a week shooting dried peas at sleeping workers windows - Photograph from Philip Davies’ Lost London: 1870 - S)