It's never been clear, but at least one ex-employee has posted in this thread...
What's the appeal of the wings/horns x dayton service boots - Page 125
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Do you have any pics of yours?
http://www.styleforum.net/t/303455/the-contentedness-thread/300#post_5759219 is the pair? These look almost like black oil-tanned leather in the pic, you said before they're charcoal nubuck?
Gotcha--noticed you're not rocking the leather laces either. I didn't explicitly specify on mine, but I said I basically wanted the w+h boot, so hopefully mine come with them.
I saw your post on the Contentedness thread... I'm so glad you are enjoying them! They look great. This is what they looked like new.
I also posted comparison photos of the boots here (next to the same boot straight from Dayton, i.e. not W+H).