Photographic Advertising Limited Date: c. 1950 Description: A photograph of two boys wearing school uniform, taken by Photographic Advertising Limited, c. 1950. Two boys walk along a corridor, one carrying a cricket bat and the other, books. Photographs of bright, smiling boys and girls were used by advertisers to promote a wide range of products - this one is more specific in showing school life.
Every school contains shoe lockers at its entrance because students are required to take off the shoes they wear outdoors and put their uwabaki when arriving. Uwabaki are kind of white slippers meant only to be used in the school's indoors.