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December 11, 1959
5:00am Wednesday 11th December 2013 in News
A local shopkeeper recently received a consignment of china from a London manufacturer.
It was packed in a crate supplied to the manufacturer by British Railways. After a momentous struggle, the shopkeeper succeeded in opening this superb example of the crate-maker’s art.
Inside he found – full instructions for opening the crate.
[From the Watford Observer of December 11, 1959]
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