National Geographic : 1940 Jan
ON DANISH BY-LANES em Ma k\t iii3 $x Photograph by Acme A FRONT STREET DISPLAY ADVERTISEMENT, DANISH STYLE When a Copenhagen clothier turned his store into one vast expanse of overcoat, draping nearly a thousand coats from roof to walk, the stunt almost caused a riot. Soon came the bargain hunters and the curious bystanders-by tens, by scores, by hundreds. Then the police were called to control the crowds. By the time the harassed policemen had convinced the storekeeper that his coats must come down, they had all been sold!