But they were not the only people lacking guidance in this area. The passports of the day had not been designed to carry a photograph and so the officials issuing the documents had to find a space to accommodate this unplanned extra. In default of guidance, they used their own judgement.
This latter was not always up to the standard one would desire.
|Passport issued in 1925 to a mother and child by .....? |
The name of the country has been obscured by the officially attached photographs.
(It is France)