Purchased my first hat this year since I was tired of traveling to New York and DC in the winter and wearing knit beanies. Afterwards, I realized that a hat is perfect on the high 50s, low 60s days that we call winter in San Diego.
Because the consensus seems to be that its difficult to match the quality of hats from a half century ago except at much higher prices, I went the ebay route:
Malllory, grey with brown ribbon:
Resistol Dark Chocolate: