A homage to the 'Queen of Anatahan'

May 3, 2014

A homage to the 'Queen of Anatahan'

by Tim Hornyak

In November 1952, 1,000 Japanese thronged the pier at Yokohama to greet the arrival of the liner Chitose Maru. When one alighting passenger gazed down at them from the gangway, the crowd broke into a cheer. There was something about the kimono-clad woman from ...