• Short Summary

    THE NINETEENTH INTERNATIONAL SALON OF INVENTORS WHICH OPENED ON FRIDAY (13TH) IN BRUSSELS, HAS ATTRACTED A RECORD NUMBER OF MEMBERS AND EXHIBITS.

  • Description

    THE NINETEENTH INTERNATIONAL SALON OF INVENTORS WHICH OPENED ON FRIDAY (13TH) IN BRUSSELS, HAS ATTRACTED A RECORD NUMBER OF MEMBERS AND EXHIBITS.

    A THOUSAND AND FORTY INVENTORS ARE REPRESENTED AT THE SALON. OF THIS NUMBER 40 PER CENT ARE GROUPS OR COMPANIES, WITH FRANCE, GERMANY, AND BRITAIN IN PARTICULAR WELL TO THE FORE.

    APART FROM HE PREDICTABLE SELECTION OF NOVELTY INVENTIONS, THE SALON HAS BEEN REMARKABLE FOR ITS NUMBER OF IMPROVED TEACHING AIDS. IN THE MEDICAL SECTION A NEW HEARING-AID, BUILT INTO A CIGARETTE HOLDER, HAS DRAWN MUCH ATTENTION.

    THE HOUSWIFE HAS BEEN WELL CATERED FOR IN MANY RECENT INVENTIONS WHICH NOT ONLY SPEED UP THE DAILY ROUND OF CHORES BUT SIMPLIFY THE METHODS FORMERLY USED. AN AUTOMATIC TABLE VALET IS DESIGNED TO WAIT ON, AND NO DOUBT IMPRESS DINING GUESTS; WHILE THE HOME HANDYMAN CAN NOW PAINT WITHOUT HAVING TO DIP HIS BRUSH OR ROLLER INTO THE TIN OR PUSH OF PAINT. A PAINT RESERVOIR STRAPPED ON HIS SACK CONTROLS A FLOW OF PAINT THROUGH THE APPLIANCE.

    INVENTIONS RANGING FROM A FINGER-FLEXING DEVICE FOR TIRED PIANISTS TO A MECHANICAL SWIMMING TUTOR ARE DISPLAYED.

    SYNOPSIS: THE NINETEENTH INTERNATIONAL SALON OF INVENTORS OPENED IN BRUSSELS LAST WEEKEND.

    A RECORD NUMBER OF INVENTIONS ARE ON DISPLAY, REPRESENTING A THOUSAND AND FORTY INVENTORS. FORTY PER CENT OF THE EXHIBITS HAVE COME FROM COMPANIES. FRANCE, GERMANY AND BRITAIN IN PARTICULAR ARE WELL REPRESENTED.

    IN THE MEDICAL SECTION A NEW HEARING-AID DEVICE BUILT IN A CIGARETTE-HOLDER HAS DRAWN MUCH ATTENTION.

    INVENTIONS OF MORE UNUSUAL APPLICATIONS ARE TYPIFIED BY THIS FINGER-FLEXING MACHINE FOR TIRED PIANISTS.

    THE HOUSEWIFE HAS BEEN WELL CATERED FOR IN MANY DESIGNS AIMED TO SPEED-UP AND SIMPLIFY DAILY CHORES. AN AUTOMATIC TABLE VALET IS A G???ARED TO "WAIT" ON, AND NO DOUBT IMPRESS, GUESTS AT THE DINING TABLE.

    THE "MAGIC' MULTI-COLOURED DRAWING PLATE IS JUST ONE OF MANY OF DRAWING AND PAINTING DEVICES DESIGNED TO BRING EXTRA PLEASURE TO LEISURE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEUBYY2TOY74C0LBE6PYF73DZ6
    Media URN:
    VLVAEUBYY2TOY74C0LBE6PYF73DZ6
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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