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Revolutions, in cloth not politics
Now and Then
roger branch
The introduction of denim must have seemed like a godsend to country folks after struggling so long with the stretching and shrinking of homespun clothing. Denim, typically dyed blue, became normal dress for men and boys. Most often, it took the form of bib overalls with a chambray shirt (also cotton) and, for winter, a denim barn coat (finger length) lined with flannel.
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