The Customs of White Dews
Children Playing with Swallow Cars
In Tancheng County, Shandong Province, children all play with swallow cars (sharpened wooden cars in the shape of a swallow) on the first day of White Dew. People of every household can make this kind of wooden toy, which can even make pleasing sounds. Pushing the swallow cars while running can help the children resist coldness and improve their bodily constitutions. The picture above shows that the children in Fannian Village, Gangshang Town, Tancheng County, Shandong Province are attracted by the beautiful swallow cars.