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Post time 2014-1-27 18:23:17 |Display all floors
Recently, the air pollution in China is getting worse and worse. The Spring Festival is around the corner. Therefore, if the firework should be set off now is becoming a not issue.
Actually, this year, the sell volume of fireworks in Beijing descend though there is no law to prohibit fireworks this year.
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In 1993, Beijing and many other Chinese cities made the law to forbid fireworks. In 2006, fireworks were set free and back to us.

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Post time 2014-1-27 18:30:31 |Display all floors
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In the middle of last century, the firework is a common commodity, sold without special shops and selling certificate.
In 1957, fireworks, candies and fruits were sold in the same store at the same time in Beijng.

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Post time 2014-1-27 18:33:05 |Display all floors
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In 1956, Beijing,  this man was celebrating for the beginning of public-private joint management.

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In 1962, people in Beijing was celebrating the International Labours' Day.

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Post time 2014-1-27 18:41:51 |Display all floors
This post was edited by QingDaoSea at 2014-1-27 18:44

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In 1958, people used fireworks to drive off sparrows, which were regarded as one of four bad creatures. People was figuring out the new function of fireworks.

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In 1983, Tianjin, a man grabed strings of firecrackers which were already set off. But suddenly, all the firecrackers were shot off again and made many small holes on his pockets.

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Post time 2014-1-27 19:05:19 |Display all floors
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In 1993, Beijing, two boys were setting off firecrackers for Spring Festival. Shooting off fireworks in Hutong is an essential part of wonderful chilhood memory of many Beijing people.

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