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Hong Kong HYF ferry
One of the Hongkong & Yaumati Ferry Co's passenger/vehicle ferries off Kowloon in April 1970.
Hong Kong shop-sampan (2)
Another waterborne convenience shop in Hong Kong harbour, this one in 1969. Now you see what the "fi...