This is a very cool patched and embroidered '60s/'70s bowling shirt by Manhattan. A short-sleeved, lightweight broadcloth "ManTrim contour cut" body features Manhattan's "V-Matic collar", an innovation which was supposed to allow the wearer a more comfortable, adjustable shirt collar. The button front features a French placket with hidden snap under the collar. Single chest pocket with "Don" chainstitched embroidery above. The left sleeve has an "East End Fire Dept." iron-on patch, while the back features more chainstitched embroidery reading, "East End Fire Dept No. 1 Mercer, Pa." Curved hem.
Armpit to Armpit: 22”
Shoulder to Shoulder: 18.25”
Sleeve Length: 9.5”
Total Length: 31.25”
Head to our Sizing Guide to see if this will fit you.
*Please note, all of our items are vintage and used and will naturally have some wear and tear. We think it all just adds to the piece’s vintage charm :) We’ll always do our best to properly document any obvious imperfections.
**Colors may vary slightly between photos on screen and actual piece.