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JAPS FLOOD COAST WITH 'PIClURE BRIDES"
Three "picture brides" showing types of Japanese women who are
flooding the. Pacific Coast
San Francisco, Cal., June 5.
That Japanese ate rapidly filling
up the Pacific Coast with a per
manent population is shown by
the vast number of 'women who
are arriving here on every trans
At present the Japanese women
are coming here at the rate of
4,000 yearly. Seventy-five were
added to the list when the Shinyo
Maru arrived from the Orient on
one of her recent regular trips!
This includes only those com
ing in at San Francisco. To the
number arriving in the United
States and making their homes,
must be added the arrivals of
large numbers at Seattle.
All of these women come here,
is the "photograph brides" of
Japanese already located here. - VN
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