"three viewing ports on the top of the cabinet (e.g., one for the child being fitted, one for the child's parent, and the third for the shoe salesman or saleswoman), you would see a fluorescent image of the bones of the feet and the outline of the shoes."
The Certificate, typical 1950's Gem. 'This scientific way of approaching the problem of poorly-fitted shoes eliminates guesswork. Now you can see for yourself!'
What a brilliant Gimmick for Shoe Stores!
The shoe fitting fluoroscope was brought to my attention last night. I sat and listened with astonishment, while my dad spilled his childhood memories with this fine looking device.
X-ray radiation hazard, Lead paint, Cigarette smoke, Alcohol...
Metropolis lost about 20 minutes of 'Censored' Film. "German filmmaker Fritz Lang directed the film, and three reels have been missing almost since its premiere in 1927."
This inspirational Sci-Fi Classic is now complete with the recent discovery of long-lost footage found in Argentina. Fritz Lang hits the top of my favorite directors list. If you haven't seen this movie, do so. Along with all his many Classics.
Every morning, immediately after waking, I start singing a single song that my dreamy subconscious left behind. *Every single morning* The spectrum is endless. From Donovan to Lavender Diamond. James Carr to Bob Dylan.
This morning it was Wildwood Flower By The Carter Family