Town Clad pinstripe suit

http://www.ebay.com/itm/272141291456

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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Gross Original western suit

http://www.ebay.com/itm/401057330120

This vintage suit was made in the late 1950s-early 1960s by Gross of Denver.  It is made from iridescent green and gold sharkskin, with a western cut. It has peak lapels and yokes front and back, with the pleats in the rear allowing for greater range of motion in the shoulders. The pants have pearl snaps on the back pockets and fancy western belt loops.

Chest (pit to pit):  24″ (doubled = 48″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 19″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 25-1/2″
Length (base of collar to hem): 30″
Waist (side to side): 18″ (doubled = 36″)
Outseam: 41″
Inseam: 30″
Rise: 11″

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1960s Roth-Shire suit

http://www.ebay.com/itm/272109403111

This vintage suit was made in the 1960s by the House of Roth-Shire, New York.  It has fish-mouth peak lapels.

Chest (pit to pit): 22″ (doubled = 44″)

Shoulder to shoulder: 18-1/2″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 26-1/4″
Length (base of collar to hem): 31″
Waist (side to side): 17-1/2″ (doubled = 35″)
Outseam: 42″
Inseam: 30-1/2″
Rise: 11-1/2″

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The Batch Clothing Co. jacket and vest

http://www.ebay.com/itm/272050710186

This vintage suit was made by the Batch Tailoring Company of Helena Montana in February of 1950 for an A.J. Murphy. Unfortunately, the pants have gone missing at some point in the past sixty five years, so this is only the jacket and vest.

Chest (pit to pit): 23″(doubled = 46″)
Shoulder to shoulder: 19″
Sleeve (shoulder to cuff): 25″
Length (base of collar to hem): 30″
Chest (pit to pit): 21″ (doubled = 42″)

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