Unfortunately, the quality that once was put into the Eddie Bauer product is no more. 99% of their clothing line comes from China. The end result is this:
Baracuta Made in England edition
I have been wearing Made in England Baracuta jackets since 1962 and their definitely is a difference in the quality of construction. In the 1980's Van Heusen started making 4 Chimes Baracuta jackets which you could purchase then for around $29.95. The jacket...
The traditional Baracuta G9 I purchased is the Made in England edition with the tartan Fraser lining. You utilize your left hand in pulling the zipper up and down. The other Baracuta G9's which are not made in England and usually cost $50.00 to $75.00 less have the traditional zipper like all...
Picked one of these up yesterday at O'Connell's in Buffalo, New York.
Here is their link: http://shop.oconnellsclothing.com/
One of the last great traditional men's clothing stores in North America along with J Press , the Andover Shop and Cable Car Clothiers.
I am looking to purchase a pair of Clark's Desert Boots with the rabbit fur lining which were sold in the late 1960's and early 1970's. Does anyone know if they are still made with the rabbit fur lining?
I wear my watch on my right wrist due to reconstruction surgery I had on my left wrist. It still hasn't healed to the point where I would wear it on my left wrist again. I am sort of getting use to wearing a watch now on my right wrist and sort of like it.
I wonder if he ever received the bonus the US government promised him after WWI? WWII veterans received the GI Bill immediately but the WWI veterans were hung out to dry.
With this gentlemen be the last American WWI survivor, I believe the US government should pay him his bonus and back interest!
Stanley G. Payne. The Spanish Civil War, the Soviet Union, and Communism. New Haven: Yale University Press. 2004.
Shortly after it broke out in July 1936, the Spanish Civil War developed into something more than just a domestic affair. The intervention of Italy, Portugal, Germany, and the...