Making Needles From Spokes; Boot Polish, Cricket Balls and Corks

Making Needles from Spokes and also Corks

Other items that were produced were darning  needles from bicycle spokes to repair clothing while it lasted); brown and black shoe polish (while shoes lasted)  cricket balls; various sized corks for hospital bottles & jars. For detail see next image.

This image has been reproduced with permission from the book ‘Don’t Ever Again Say “It Can’t Be Done”’ published by The Changi Museum, Singapore.