Grey Cutaway Tuxedo - John's Tuxedos
Dark Grey Cutaway Tuxedo The cutaway tailcoat is the centerpiece for the dress code known as “Morning Dress”, intended for daytime formal occasions. The Cutaway features a single breasted, one-button front, self peak lapels, cutaway tails that tapper gradually back. Pair this coat with the recommended accessories as pictured for an unbeatable and traditional style for any daytime formal function!
Who are the Scottsboro Boys?
The Scottsboro Boys were nine African-American teens who were each tried and convicted of raping two white women on a Southern railroad freight train.
The Scottsboro Boys were nine black teenagers ages 13 to 20, who were falsely accused in 1931 of raping two white women on a train. An all white jury found the young young men guilty, although the women eventually admitted to lying about the rape. The youngest of the boys was blind, and was born with syphilis... proving the boys could not have raped the women without spreading the disease. The Scottsboro Boys collectively served more than 100 years in prison. Only one of the men…
Rum Runners: A Short, But Profitable Prohibition-Era Career
Sailors of the I'm Alone, suspected rum runner sunk by gunfire in the Gulf of Mexico, are jailed in New Orleans. Source: (Photo by NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images) When the United States Congress finally caved to pressures from temperance groups and passed the 18th Amendment in 1920, the country went dry. Alcohol production, sales, and distribution was suddenly a federal offense.