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They’re hanging out washing Comiston Way

30th October 1961
They're hanging out washing Comiston Way

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From the article – It might look like a decorated cartwheel, or a new fangled sideshow dreamed up for a fun fair. But it’s neither. It’s a view of hanging out the washing – the Comiston way.
The designers came up with this idea in back greens which not only means no unsightly forest of clothes poles but saves space. The clothes lines radiate from one central pole, just like the spokes in a wheel.

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