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In Photos: Traditional Tokyo broom shop proving it can handle modern lifestyles

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A craftsman demonstrates how to use an Edo broom at Shirokiya Denbe in Tokyo's Chuo Ward on Oct. 6, 2020. Brooms with short handles should be held so that users' arms and the brooms' handles form a straight line. The bristles are cut so that the end forms a diagonal line. (Mainichi/Emi Naito)

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