Steptoe and Son Classic 1960s British comedy series about a middle aged man and his elderly father who run an unsuccessful rag and bone business (collecting and selling junk). Yes! An other great British comedy.
Rag-and-bone man, with horse and cart, once a common sight on British streets. He would call out Rag n' Bone Rag n' Bone and collect just those things and lived off the proceeds he could sell on. They still exist but now use vans and lorries
Steptoe and Son photocall to announce that a second feature film of the successful comedy series is to be made. Called 'Steptoe and Son Ride Again' the film - released 1973 - stars Wildred Brambell as Albert Steptoe, Harry H Corbett as his son Harold Steptoe, and Diana Dors, pictured Thursday 15th February 1973. *** *** 15th February 1973 - Stockbild
Fifty years after Steptoe And Son clip-clopped on to our screens, how the tragi-comic rag 'n' bone men became the finest sitcom of all time