World War One still had a year and a half to run. The precise year of these pictures is unknown, but here a group of young officers gather around the gramophone.
Was this Pathe Salon transported to the front? Although as a French machine it may not have come far from 'home', still this is a massive object to take to war.
Perhaps someone with a knowledge of uniforms can identify the nationality of these men.
If the table on which the Edison Gem is perched were welded to the frame of the bath chair, this might have counted as the world's first in-car entertainment.