Have mercy, the fashions today! Another gem from British Pathé, this one featuring bathing beauties frolicking in Brighton. The footage shows swimwear fashions that are downright shocking... for 1898. In 2015, they look like really conservative pajamas.
[Brighton, England, October 1: Children play in inflatable spheres at the beach. Temperatures are in the 80s, which is probably just the universe doing them a solid for centuries of soggy weather. Image via Getty.]