Thanks guys, here's me with more accountrements:
A few years ago with a cheap wool South American fedora:
"His modest resources meant that he could dress no more than reasonably well, but he did so with a kind of faded elegance that ignored the dictates of fashion... the overall effect was of someone frozen in time, indifferent to the new fashions of the agitated age he was living through. The truth is that he took pleasure in this, for obscure reasons that perhaps even he could not have explained."
Al-- how do you keep from going into cardiac arrest in that wonderful place? Thanks again for sharing your amazing photos!
"I have recently acquired a new hat of such ferocity that it has been running my whole life for me. I wake up in the morning thinking, 'Who shall I wear my hat at today?'"
Alan, Chasseur: Wonderful photos, gentlemen! We were apparently all busy uploading photos to the thread tonight, and I apologize for posting such an enormous stream of pictures at the same time!