Thursday, February 12, 2009

Athletic Goods 1935 Supply Catalog - Pep Squad and Cheerleaders!

I don't think those slim skirts allowed for much jumping around, but don't the men look dashing? It's because they had "Pep Trousers"!
What made a sweater a "Shaker Sweater? And what was a Melton Jacket?



3 comments:

  1. I'm much more curious about the "Bi-Swing Jacket" ! (Or should that be bi-curious??)

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  2. Great catalog! A Shaker sweater was made from a plain stockingette stitch using a thick, smooth yarn, and Melton is a type of fabric, usually used for coats and jackets.

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