Doing business 'Downtown'

Doing business 'Downtown'

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

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Downtown Kingston, on any given day, serves up interesting scenes of people engaged in different business activities. On Monday it was no different as captured by Jamaica Observer staff photographer Karl McLarty on West Street.

Veggie stand

A woman arranges the vegetables and ground provision on her makeshift stall.

Farm fresh

Safely guarded from the piercing rays of the sun, this vendor ensures that her freshly-picked okras are visible to passing shoppers.

On the bend

This vendor neatens items of clothing put out for sale on a tarpaulin.


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