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SA Ahad
Aug 02, 2022
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English, and it is also their residence and where the brothel is located. Malay Street is the next parallel street on Mito Road (known in Japanese as Chuo Dori, which means central passage) that connects the mountains of Sofia to the sea. At this time, the word "suteresu" began to intersect with the common name of the area at that time, and with another place that was considered to be "Japanese" - located in the area of ​​the Singapore River estuary popular database and Collyer Wharf, the Japanese shipping company The "gudangu" (a homonym of godown in English) is distinguished between offices and agencies. Like the Hainanese, the Japanese also use a set of Japanese street names that replace the official English street names, but unlike the Hainanese, none of the Japanese street names have been officially used by the British colonial government to recognize the existence of this community. . Whether it is a brothel or a shop, the Japanese live in the shophouse on the street where the settlement is located, and also remodel the interior structure of the shophouse according to their own needs. These changes and the conversion of space uses once again demonstrate the ingenuity of different ethnic groups in the convenience and flexibility of space in the shophouse, a colonial building that can be seen everywhere. James. James Warren's 1993 book Ah Ku and Karayuki-san: Prostitution in Singapore 1870-1940 chronicles the description of suteresu, As early as 1910, an unknown Japanese journalist described the shophouses on Malay Street as follows:
Japanese prostitutes call this brothel area on Malay Street  content media
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