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A Late 1950s Vision for Crime Prevention

A 1959 British Pathé newsreel showcases an anti-theft briefcase.

A 1950s British thief would be foiled if he tried to nab this clever bag. The handle would trap the scoundrel’s hand while three telescopic poles would jut out, inconveniencing the blighter and ensuring he spends some time at Her Majesty’s pleasure.

Via Boing Boing


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