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John Inman, 1935-2007

By Kate X Messer, March 9, 2007, 7:31am, Qmmunity

John Inman aka Mr Humpries in the Seventies Brit sitcom Are You Being Served?, passed away yesterday.

Let us take a moment and hum along with the cash register in the show's theme song that all but launched collage electronica …

"Are You Being Served?"

Ground floor: perfumery
stationery and leather goods
wigs and haberdashery
kitchenware and food. Going up!

First floor: telephones
gents ready-made suits
shirts, socks, ties, hats
underwear and shoes. Going up!

Second floor: carpets
travel goods and bedding
material, soft furnishings,
restaurant and teas. Going down!

First floor: telephones
gents ready-made suits
shirts, socks, ties, hats
underwear and shoes. Going down!


Listen! to the original theme song here!

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