new variety of the well-known Monk shoe, that has been designed
to combine strength with neatness. Stout Bordeaux Calf has
been used for the uppers and this balanced with with a fairly
thick leather sole for country wear, Metal toe pieces and
heel tips can be included, if desired, as can been seen
in the photograph.
shoe trees are recommended to remove the creasing which,
to some extent, is unavoidable in a plain-fronted shoe.
shoe was styled by John Lobb, 47 Faubourg St.Honore, Paris.