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David was working in the storeroom and Mary was a window-dresser.
Wales won 11-9 thanks to a thunderous late penalty kick by Henson, but the defining moments of the match were two tackles he made on Tait - one of which involved carrying the debut boy horizontally across the 22-metre line like a window-dresser carting away a shop dummy.
Inman claimed he based the role on assistants he had known in his days as a window-dresser, but his portrayal of Mr Humphries outraged many gay people in the seventies and his stage shows were often picketed by the Campaign for Homosexual Equality.