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    I wonder when the stand-on-the-right rule began. 1924 here and it's just a lounging-around escalator party.

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    Huh, Compressed Air Magazine (slightly mangled by OCR) suggests that 1920 saw records yelling at you to stand right

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  3. Oh wow, an amazingly exhaustive post on escalator history, including the debunking of various "escalator myths": machorne.wordpress.com/2013/05/19/esc…

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  5. yep - stand on right and walk on left here! Apparently to do with how olden days escalators were shaped.

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