CIA shares low-tech artifacts to make your inner spy swoon

In our NewsHour Shares moment of the day, the CIA offers a peek at its historic spy artifacts, including a miniature camera that can fit inside a pack of cigarettes, a silver dollar that conceals messages or film and a radio receiver hidden inside a smoking pipe.

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  • JUDY WOODRUFF:

    And finally tonight, to our NewsHour Shares of the day, something that caught our eye which might be of interest to you, too.

    The Central Intelligence Agency recently has allowed a peek into its vaults of historic spy gear, posting photos of spy artifacts to its website each week, like this miniature camera that can fit inside a pack of cigarettes or this radio receiver hidden inside a smoking pipe. Other artifacts of the week? This hollowed-out silver dollar which concealed messages or film, and this Cold War-era lady's compact mirror with a secret code hidden inside. Calling James Bond.

  • GWEN IFILL:

    I have one of those. No, I don't.

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