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Use a hosepipe to smell his body odour, fire a gun next to him and check your…

These are some of the bizarre methods recommended by a science magazine from the 1920s on how to test a couple's compatibility.
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    In 1924, the magazine Science and Invention published a scientific test to determine the probability of marital happiness for couples. There were four tests, including the Nervous Disorder Test: According to Gernsback at least one partner should be calm under pressure. The nervous disorder test is the most amusing, a man delivering a surprise gunshot in the air. The “nervous reaction” of both people is recorded on tape and if they both are too startled “marriage should not take place.”

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