Let’s take a look at a number of unusual inventions that appeared several decades ago, but for various reasons they were not widely used, and therefore were soon forgotten.
Glowing tires, 1961
Buick Flamingo Convertible with rotating front passenger seat, 1961
Early version of roller skates, 1910
A machine that simulates a cat’s meow for scaring mice, 1963
Plastic protection for the face in bad weather, 1939
Japanese invention for those with a cold
Back brush with mirrors for thorough washing, 1947
Cots that allow a child to sleep in the open air, 1930s
E-meter, an instrument in Dianetics and Scientology in the practice of auditing, recording changes in the electrical resistance of a body to a constant electric current, 1958.
Swimming cap, 1925
The Poker Mask, 1932
Brush-comb for bald men, 1950’s
Radio with a hat, 1931