In the winter of 1936, a clothier in Denmark came up with an odd but effective sales scheme (57/77) List item Submitted to "Bizarre Photos from the Past That Show How Weird our History was" Approved 2k Views He hung more than 1,000 overcoats from a scaffold around his shop. So many customers turned up to see the spectacle that the police were called — and he sold every single coat. Item navigation Previous submission Next submission View full list Written by Jacob Aberto Sincere, friendly, curious, ambitious, enthusiast. I'm a content crafter and social media expert. I love Classic Movies because their dialogue, scenery and stories are awesome. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.