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The Spirit Of '79

I know exactly where I was when I first heard The Jam - Going Underground and it wasn't sat at home watching TOTPS. We all looked at each other and went "What the f%$£!" as the whole (youth) club erupted into a skanking frenzy. Loafers, brogues,…

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74 Replies · Reply by Gary D' yesterday

MOD BARGAIN BUYS!!

In this world of elitism and expensive buys,with a little imagination a mod look can easily be achieved! Which is good news for the younger mods who may have limited finances! So if u have picked up a bargain bit of clothing etc post a piccy and how…

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474 Replies · Reply by Motown yesterday

What I bought today...

Just thought that I'd start this topic as nobody has [bothered?] to start it yet! I was in one of my local charity shops today and bought these women's basket-weave, tassel loafers for only $8.50 AUD! Absolutely brill, to say the least! ;-) Now I…

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Motown replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"Very smart John"
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Motown replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"All quality shoes Derek, but the Gunboats are just Lovely mate."
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Motown replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Nice smart casual look there Graham"
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graham montague replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Spring is sprung, the grass is riz.......I wonder where the Vespas is. 
March winds require a Harrington,  and it's probably not warm enough for an open necked shirt, but it's dry enough for Clarks Original desert boots."
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Derek Gardner replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"Well at long last I am getting organised, been organising my new dressing room, I know makes me laugh as well , a long way from five brothers in one bed ! anyway here is the first of my offerings, I have decided to lump them into colours of polish s…"
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John an original modernist replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"Thanks Derek. You may recall that when I had them repaired a couple of years ago, they got really tight and you advised me to soak them before putting the trees in them. Worked a treat."
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Derek Gardner replied to Derek Gardner's item Show us your shoes
"John, they look well used and cared for, shows that if you can buy quality it lasts."
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John an original modernist replied to Motown's item Cool Pictures
"I backed the third as well. Dopey to miss the winner though, all that Grade 1 form. Dopey to bet in it really
You seem to have a penchant for old men frames. I hope that isn't my only attraction lol. My take on Hemingway may not be what you expect."
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Alan S replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"And executed perfectly Kai :-)"
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frames replied to Motown's item Cool Pictures
"That's unlucky in the Lincoln - the draw seemed more evenly spread than usual. I suspect they must have watered.
I will read that Poe story; I have a Collected Works somewhere.
Hemingway, hmm. I think the best thing he did was the short story 'My Ol…"
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John an original modernist replied to Motown's item Cool Pictures
"Saw Sammy Davis jr at the Prince of Wales in the early sixties. He was a great entertainer. Personall I enjoyed his singing more than anything else he did.. He had a marvellous voice. 
Good to see you posting MG"
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John an original modernist replied to Motown's item Cool Pictures
"Not bad frames. a dangerous question though. I can do a thousand words with far less provocation than that.
Getting done a neck in the Lincoln yesterday did not improve matters, I suppose a bit of 25/1 ew could be worse.
I am looking forward to gett…"
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Motown replied to Motown's item Cool Pictures
"Agreed top work MG"
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Kevin replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Even better, hahaha!"
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Motown replied to Motown's item 1960'S & 70'S ADVERTISING & FILM POSTERS
"Great posts MG ;-)"
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Kai replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Maybe we´d better look out for this one here Kevin!"
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Kevin replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"A mate found it some time ago...it's so stupid that I'm almost tempted to buy it, haha! "
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Chris Cameron replied to Motown's item Cool Pictures
"Great photos MG, especially love the SDJ one on the Lammy."
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frames replied to Motown's item Cool Pictures
"Terrific, John. Right up my alley, as the actress said to the bishop. I was a bit worried about falling into a stereotype, but only for a few seconds. How you doing ?"
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