(via Anonymous Works: Mr. Lawson’s Homemade Robot)
Circa 1930’s press photo of a homemade robot.
Labeled on the back: “This 7 ft. man of steel has been constructed by Mr. C. Lawson, a Kettering Radio Engineer. It is claimed that the Robot can control traffic, sing, light and smoke a cigarette and sit or stand. The Robot’s friend here gives him a light.”