A Glimpse into Another Age in The History of India – “Ways of a Quaint World”

Courtesy: Edwin Lord Weeks - A Street Market Scene 1887 (Oil on Canvas)

Courtesy: The Telegraph, Kolkata Foxtrot and grape wine, Housie and Jhalfrezi, Engelbert and gobstopper — those were the days for the Anglo-Indians. FROM THE ALBUMS: (From top) A New Year’s Eve party at Calcutta Rangers Club; yellow rice and ball curry; and an Anglo-Indian wedding ceremony in the city. “The Anglo-Indian Absconder Soldier Daddy” penned …