I went to Goodwill for the first time yesterday. It was a fruitless search, but I had two close calls.
The first was a tweed three-piece by a French label I had never heard of. The vest and jacket fit me, but after finding the pants they were quite too short.
The second was a HSM tuxedo that fits all the criteria for "correctness". Peak lapels. No vents. One button. Satin facings on the lapels and pocket linings. Only thing amiss were the pocket flaps. It looked great, but I was dismayed to find it was a 43R. I'm a 42L. Also, the lapels were too narrow for my tastes- but I could have lived with that. Now, I'm not sure how this is supposed to work, but I bought it in any case and thought someone might want it... not sure how to procede. No idea of the age- I could match the label though. I took a picture of it with my (ancient) cellphone:
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Edited by Parterre - 3/3/12 at 5:20pm