Old French Salt teaching a young lady to swim in the sea
An old Salt French Sailor is teaching a young Lady how to swim. He rather sardonically states that she must be good at drinking a her early attempts seem to be involving the ingestion of a certain volume of seawater!! Date: circa 1910s
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
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Learning To Steer / W H Robinson
A learner driver learns to steer a car using his legs, aided by his instructor from the back. Please note: Credit must appear as (c) Courtesy of the estate of Mrs J.C.Robinson/Pollinger Ltd/Mary Evans Picture Library.
© Courtesy of the estate of Mrs J.C.Robinson/Pollinger Ltd/Mary Evans Picture Library
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Leslie Mitchell learns about oysters. A 'Picture Page' broad
Mr Cunningham of Cunningham's, Mayfair standing before the television camera during a 'Picture Page' broadcast with Leslie Mitchell. The 'Picture Page' was a favourite of British television audiences, with 262 editions going out before the war.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
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