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Old April 12th, 2011, 10:16 AM   #121
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Old April 12th, 2011, 10:30 AM   #122
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Old April 12th, 2011, 10:32 AM   #123
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Old August 1st, 2011, 02:47 AM   #132
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Old Graffiti : "Qassim, ja7sh el Furat el awwal" lol :


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Early 50's - early 60's









































A cafe in the old market, with a portrait of the Shah, the Emir of Kuwait and Queen Soraya of Iran:























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Old August 7th, 2011, 05:41 AM   #134
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A cafe in the old market, with a portrait of the Shah, the Emir of Kuwait and Queen Soraya of Iran:

Why was that?
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It may have been an Iranian restaurant, or the owner was persian and he liked the Persian royalty.
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yeah I would assume that's the case too.

a lot of the restaurant owners in the old market are Persian
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Old August 7th, 2011, 09:17 PM   #138
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Old Kuwaiti sodas (somebody should bring these back!):










A clinic in the village of Sh3eiba, part of a series of villages called Qura al Qu9oor, which don't exist anymore









The first female doctor in Kuwait Eleanor Calverley (aka Khatoun Halima as the Kuwaitis called her LOL). This picture was taken in 1915:





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Old August 8th, 2011, 04:16 PM   #139
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very reminiscent of baghdad in the old days
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