Stetson Open Road 25

http://www.ebay.com/itm/272047819330

This hat was made by the John B. Stetson Company.  It is their iconic Open Road style, with a thin ribbon and a fedora flanged brim. This was their high end Stetson 25 model, meaning it cost 25 dollars when new.  It has a wind string, a cut-down 2-1/4″ brim and a laced sweatband.

 photo edit twentyfive open road.jpg

 photo DSCF1781.jpg

 photo DSCF1783.jpg

 photo DSCF1784.jpg

 photo DSCF1785.jpg

 photo DSCF1787.jpg

 photo DSCF1788.jpg

 photo DSCF1789.jpg

Stetson 3X Open Road

http://www.ebay.com/itm/401024319631

This hat was made by the John B. Stetson Company.  It is their iconic Open Road style, with a thin ribbon, narrow binding and a fedora flanged brim. This one is a 3X quality, originally sold in Bozeman, Montana at McCracken’s, and sporting a 2-3/4″ brim.

 photo edit xxx open road.jpg

 photo DSCF1750.jpg

 photo DSCF1751.jpg

 photo DSCF1752.jpg

 photo DSCF1754.jpg

 photo DSCF1755.jpg

 photo DSCF1756.jpg

 photo DSCF1757.jpg