[LMB] OT: lasts & shoes, was Gene cleaning in real life

baur baur baur at chello.at
Thu Nov 16 10:30:52 GMT 2017


> 
>     "A. Marina Fournier" <saffronrose at me.com> hat am 16. November 2017 um
> 08:00 geschrieben:
> 
> 
> 
>     On Nov 13, 2017, at 07:22 AM, Harvey Fishman <fishman at panix.com> wrote:
> 
>     In the United States there USED TO BE a chain of shoe stores called Dr.
> Scholl's
>     that did that sort of thing. They would easily sell you a pair of shoes of
>     different sizes and could do custom measuring and manufacture. But upon
> the
>     death of the original doctor in 1968, the brand was sold to a series of
> drug
>     companies, the stores were closed, and the brand was reduced to selling
> only
>     shoe accessories.
> 
> 
>     I remember wearing Dr Scholl's sandals at college in the mid-70's. I would
> never wear them again. Some of the later Dr. Scholl's products have worked for
> me, others not so much.
> 

https://www.scholl-shoes.com/gb_en/

still exists ..


Servus

markus



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