1935: Invalid Piano

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  1. The Entertainer

    I’m wondering if it incorporated a mechanism for sustain and half-blow pedals.

  2. Treble Cliff

    For sake of completeness, here’s the caption that is typed on the back of the photo, appearing here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/bjacques/4402866127/

    “A piano, with extending keyboard specially constructed to aid invalids in playing, is one of the interesting features to be seen at the British Industries Fair which opened at the White City this morning February the 18th.

    “ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO SHOWS: The Invalid’s piano which can easily be played by the bedridden patient.”


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