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land is inherited, still in father's name he says his main business carpet (?) weaving he helps fa. with harvesting and sowing season- total about 2 mo. in a year has 4 children as workers [Table contents] his own daughter- 1. 6 yr girl 8 rp 2. 9 yr boy 10 3. 10 yr boy 12 4/ 12 yr boy 15 he doesn't really pay his daughter; no trainees both loons [end of table contents] 4.5x7 two loons 2ch. each takes 4mo to finish he has started his business only 5mo ago formerly a weaver at s.o.(?) enterprise (for 5 yrs) used his loan to buy looms and now mat. he is 25 yrs old, married w/ 3 children (married since 8 yrs) -no stoppages except holidays; -bought carpet patterns from Kumat Ali new pattern costs 4000-5000 Rs, but he got for 100 Rs from Kr, the charge of copying Kr. bought 1 pattern and shared w/ everybody after 1/2 yr. a person knows everything about carpet weaving; they can learn to read in 10 days -patterns written in strange figures [Table contents] uses 3 bundles wool uses 4k cotton each sales price 5000-6000 profit @2000 [end of table contents] acc. to Nassa he guesses patterns in Persian; an illiterate person can learn pattern-reading no plans so far to expand -his loons cost 15,000 each 5 mo. ago
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