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Sunday, 3 May 2009

The Apple Boutique: 1968.





People don´t open boutiques anymore. This, again, is fairly tangential, but here is footage from inside the Apple Boutique. There appears to be nothing much to buy. Apparently, almost everything there was to buy got nicked by the staff. The building was demolished in the 70s, and then rebuilt to look almost identical. Why?

2 comments:

  1. The guy inside boutique looks like american comedian Bob Newhart, don't you think??

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  2. Spot on -the clip is from a film called Hot Millions. That is Bob Newhart and Maggie Smith.

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