Originally Posted by mr monty
Also in Massachusetts, was the home of Stacy Adams. They started making shoes in 1875, and continued to make quality shoes (with high end prices) until the 60's.
Nice shoes, yes. Top shoes, no. I've handled maybe a half dozen Stacy Adams shoes from the 40's & 50's. They are just so-so in quality. They used thinner leather that often doesn't survive today. Construction was alright, but they were more lightweight thsn some of their brethren.