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Tuesday, 10 August 2010

"It'll be jolly interesting television…"



In 1955, Labour MP and television presenter Christopher Mayhew was filmed taking mescaline for the BBC's Panorama programme. The edition was never edited and broadcast, but the original footage survives. More background information here.

2 comments:

  1. shame about his poverty of vocabulary

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  2. Dr Ronald Sandison, another 1950s pioneer of research into hallucinogens, died recently: here's his Telegraph obituary.

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