@richnet12 @timhortons @impuntura thanks for the help, guys. Unfortunately, I was Had to bounce before I saw your guys replies and figured I could at least get my $10 back if it was a total fail.
I did grab a vintage RL women's blazer mostly because these buttons:
As much as I'd love to be able to put my name on this find, would be a client's, RPLPL tobacco brown LWB....I've never seen US made from their premium PL line, compared them to my Alden's and just concluded Alden and moved on.....But then logical thought took over and reminded me way too insanely easy, not to mention perfect, and another check is done, needless to say I wasn't gift wrapped problem one of the easiest used shoes to sell ever, instead I gotta figure out what USbased shoe manufacturer is able to eve come close to a quality of construe level that would meet RLPL standard? For obvious reasons,I will call for the master of the US Oxford or perhaps the king of #8, regardless of decade, construction quality or brand, the man whose owned and sold more US made shell alone then all of us have moved all shoes combined, @capnwes , would you please do me the honor of applying that alamanic of US crated leather footwear and let me know who else besides the two obvious big boys in the game, would produce a quality of shoe high enough for the PL line?
If you know and your not a captain, ur answer will obviously be just appreciated, I would just like one be just as appreciated, but when you know the user name of probably the most qualified to answer this question in the entire country, well you throw the hail marry and hopes comes down it with it. he's just happens to most like know more than any other living man out ther of us shoe crafting throw the decades .....any help is greatly appreciated, thank u much.