The Costume Gallery Presents:
A Year in Fashion: 1922
RUBBER
Clothing, Uniforms, and Accessories:
RAINCAPS: SOU'WESTER or SQUAM


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Raincaps:
Sou'Wester / Nor'Easter / Nor'Wester/ Squam Hats

Model 104: Sou'Wester Hat
1922 Wholesale Price: $.60

Dull finish black rubber on white sheeting- crown sewed and strapped- stitched around brim.

Model 104-B: Squam
1922 Wholesale Price: $.37

Has smaller brim and all sewed crown. Made also in single texture bombazine.

Model 104-C: Nor'Easter / Nor'Wester Hat
1922 Wholesale Price: $.60 / $.65

Nor'Easter Hat (white lining) and Nor'-Wester (tan lining). Made the same as the above except the crovn is cemented and strapped on the outside.

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Website Bibliographical Information:

Raynster Raincoats: Rubber Clothing Sundries and Naugahyde Specialities Catalog, U.S. Rubber Company, 1922, p. 46.

This business had stores in 35 U.S. and Canadian cities.

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© A Year in Fashion 2000-2003.

Disclaimer: This article is being presented as an educational resource of women fashions during this time era. The Costume Gallery, or its owner, Penny E. Dunlap Ladnier, does NOT sell or make sewing patterns. This publication's text is in its original format. Spelling or grammar may not appear to be correct, but were standard for the original publication date.