78-year-old straw sandal craftsman
                     English.news.cn | 2014-08-02 11:03:22 | Editor: Mengjie

Chen Luoshou, who is 78 years old, is one of few craftsmen able to weave straw sandals in Yudu County. Though nobody wear straw sandals nowadays, the septuagenarian still persisting in weaving straw sandals every day.

Straw sandal craftsman Chen Luoshou weaves straw sandals, in Buqian Village of Luoao Township in Yudu County, east China's Jiangxi Province, Aug. 1, 2014. Chen Luoshou, who is 78 years old, is one of few craftsmen able to weave straw sandals in Yudu County. Though nobody wear straw sandals nowadays, the septuagenarian still persisting in weaving straw sandals every day. A pair of straw sandals costs the old man two hours and they are usually sold to tourists or exhibition halls with 30 yuan (4.85 U.S. dollars). (Xinhua/Chen Zixia)

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