The 1960s had the most bizarre solution for suitcase theft

From British Pathé, this historic clip proves just how inventive the world was nearly half a century a go!

As you can see, the would-be thief doesn’t get too far when he nabs this guy’s suitcase. As he tries to take off, watch carefully for the subtle yet brilliant panic devices built in to this unassuming satchel.

I think I speak for us all when I say shut up and take my shillings:

Src: British Pathé