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Hats and the cowboys who wear them

Texas Bix Bender

Hats and the cowboys who wear them

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Published by Gibbs Smith in Salt Lake City, Utah .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Hats,
  • Humor,
  • Clothing,
  • Cowboys

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTexas Bix Bender
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF596 .B333 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25248696M
    ISBN 101423607023
    ISBN 109781423607021
    LC Control Number2009464825


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The pictures are excellent, well written and a good resource book for cowboy history buffs. An excellent purchase. Ritch Rand made a hat for me in and I'm still wearing it today. His book is like his hats. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Hats: And the Cowboys Who Wear Them at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5(1).

^ Reynolds, William and Rich Rand () The Cowboy Hat book. Pg7 ISBN ^ Bender, Texan Bix. () Hats & the cowboys who wear them. Pg25 ISBN ^ Reynolds, William and Rich Rand () The Cowboy Hat book. Pg 8. Further reading.

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They didn't, at least not necessarily so. Maybe maybe they have 10 gallons between them. Real, working cowboys of the 19th century - as opposed to their romanticized cinematic counterparts - generally came from the lower-end of the social stru.

Nowadays, cowboys wear hats according to what they need for their job more than fashion or to show what part of the country they come from.

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Tom Mix, one of the early Western stars, often (but not always) wore a white hat, and singing cowboys, including, most notably, Gene Autry, may have been more likely to wear them than other cowboys. The brim was often rolled or curved and ornamentation was sometimes added.

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Drugstore cowboys liked 'em too. So did photographers, 'cause anyone who ever saw a Ten Gallon hat wanted their picture taken wearin' it." This is the only information we have now. This came from 'Hats and the Cowboys Who Wear Them', by Texas Bix Bender. This book can be gotten at any book store.

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