1950s band western shirts

http://www.ebay.com/itm/272137454177

These vintage western shirts were custom made for a country/western band in the 1950s.  All are made of a satin material, with red piping and pearl snaps.
 
White Yoke Black Body
Collar: 16″

Chest (pit to pit): 24″ (doubled = 48″)

Shoulder to shoulder: 18-1/2″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 27″
Length (base of collar to hem): 33-1/2″
 
Black Yoke White Body
Collar:  15-3/4″

Chest (pit to pit): 23″ (doubled = 46″)

Shoulder to shoulder 18-1/2″:
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 27-1/4″
Length (base of collar to hem): 31-1/4″
 
White Yoke Black Body
Collar: 15-1/4″

Chest (pit to pit): 26″ (doubled = 52″)

Shoulder to shoulder:17-3/4″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 27-1/2″
Length (base of collar to hem): 32″
 
White Yoke Black Body
Collar: No collar snap, 16″

Chest (pit to pit): 24″ (doubled = 48″)

Shoulder to shoulder: 18″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 27″
Length (base of collar to hem): 31-1/2″
 
Black Yoke White Body
Collar: 16″

Chest (pit to pit): 25″ (doubled = 50″)

Shoulder to shoulder: 18″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 27-1/2″
Length (base of collar to hem): 32-1/4″

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1970s western shirt

http://www.ebay.com/itm/272137512496

Collar: 15″

Chest (pit to pit): 20″

Shoulder to shoulder: 16-1/2″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 23-1/4″
Length (base of collar to hem): 31″

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Collar: 15″

Chest (pit to pit): 20″

Shoulder to shoulder: 16-1/2″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 23-1/4″
Length (base of collar to hem): 31″

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The Globe union suit

http://www.ebay.com/itm/272114877643

This vintage union suit was made by The Globe.  It is an unusual style, with a horizontal trap door in back and a double breasted closure with collar and mother of pearl buttons. With that collar, I’m unclear whether this was meant to be worn with a shirt or as a shirt.
Tagged size: 36
Pit to pit:  19″ (doubled = 38″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 16″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 22″
Inseam: 23″

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Warner Bros. western shirt

http://www.ebay.com/itm/401060611786

I bought this as part of a lot of clothes used by Warner Brothers in western movies.  It’s a bit of a mystery, and doesn’t bear any of the Western Costume tags or Warner Brothers labels that the others did. The shirt has a pullover cut, large collar and gathered sleeves.  It has unusually wide shoulders.
Pit to pit: 28″
Shoulder to shoulder: 28″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 22″
Length (base of collar to hem): 32″

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Woolrich bib front shirt

http://www.ebay.com/itm/272114959165

This vintage pullover jacket was made in the 1950s by the Woolrich Woolen Mills of Woolrich, PA.  It is based on an 1800s bib front design, with a distinctive shield shaped bib and mother of pearl buttons.  It has a cigarette pocket on the sleeve and tails which come to a point front and back.

 
Chest (pit to pit): 25″ (doubled = 50″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 18″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 24″
Length (base of collar to hem): 28-1/2″

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