Town Clad pinstripe suit

This vintage suit was made in the 1940s and was sold by Penney’s under their Town Clad label.  It’s an off the rack suit, tailored to fit a tall man, with material added to the lining to facilitate the long sleeves and no cuffs to the pants to handle the long inseam.

Chest (pit to pit): 21-1/2″ (doubled = 43″)

Shoulder to shoulder: 19″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 26-1/4″
Length (base of collar to hem): 30″
Chest (pit to pit): 20″(doubled = 40″)
Length (back): 20″
Waist (side to side): 16-1/4″ (doubled = 32-1/2″)
Outseam: 46″
Inseam: 34″
Rise: 12″

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1940s Town Clad Cunapac overcoat
This vintage coat was made in the 1940s for Penney’s under the Town Clad brand name from Cunapac fabric. It is a single breasted, fly front style with cuffed sleeves and handwarmer pockets.

Chest (pit to pit): 24″ (doubled = 48″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 19″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 25-3/4″
Length (Base of collar to hem): 43-1/2″

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1950s Penney’s Town Clad jacket
This vintage jacket was made in the 1950s and was sold by Penney’s under the Town-Clad label. It is made of blue wool, and is single breasted with patch pockets, rounded lapels and a two button front. It bears a pre (R) 1949 union tag.

Chest (pit to pit): 21″ (doubled = 42″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 17-1/2″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 24-1/2″
Length (base of collar to hem): 31″

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