The Spectator Shoe | Variations.

February 29, 2016 § 4 Comments

The Spectator Shoe: A two toned leather oxford born in the late 1800’s becoming popular in the 1920’s and 1930’s.

Below a Spectator inspired shoe patent from 1939 by my grandfater, Ben Benjamin.

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Hollywood, California, Shoppers, April, 1942. (Photo Courtesy Library of Congress)

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Footwear News, 1972.

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