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Hints and Hobbies No. 3
Hints and Hobbies No. 3

Hints and Hobbies No. 3 1926


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Hints and Hobbies No. 3 1926

3 mins United Kingdom

There are many reasons to watch this surviving item from a typically eccentric edition of 1920s cinemagazine Hints and Hobbies - though learning how to construct a functioning wireless set isn't one of them. Instead, sit back and enjoy the outlandish instructions ("To tune in, adjust the cats-whisker on crystal"), exotic components ("Earth to phone, and aerial to crystal cup"), and marvel at the most unattractive radio ever made.


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