1977 - Volume #1, Issue #5, Page #25[ Sample Stories From This Issue | List of All Stories In This Issue | Print this story | Read this issue]
Look What They're Doing With Pigskin
Jimmy Dean International offers a popular array of suede pigskin blazers, sport jackets and coats for both men and women. They're available in a wide variety of styles, sizes and colors, ranging from 6 to 16 for ladies, and 36 to 52 for men. They're being sold in leading fashion stores. If you don't know where they're available locally, contact: FARM SHOW Followup, Jimmy Dean International, 1341 W. Mockingbird Lane, Suite 1100 E, Dallas Texas 75247 (ph. 214-638-1190).
For "sew it yourselfers", the Iowa Porkettes are offering sueded pigskin in a wide range of fashions and 15 different colors. Sales are by the whole skin, just as they come from the tannery. Individual skins range from 7 to 9 sq. ft. of pigskin. The price is $1.60 per sq. ft., plus postage and tax for Iowa residents only.
For more details, contact: FARM SHOW Followup, Iowa Porkette Association, Mrs. Clarence Ziebell, Rt. 1, Charles City, Iowa 50616 (ph. 515 228-5308).
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