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How I Invented the Designer Jean in 1968 (Memoir)

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Before I was 18 years old, in my small home town of Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, Canada, I invented the designer jean...

The letter

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Archie turned the envelope over slowly, examining the texture of the paper and the quality of the engraved address. The letter had been sent Registered Mail, Special Delivery and bore the handwritten enjoinder, "Personal and Confidential" in pencil. The r


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Steve lowers himself onto a lounge chair and lets out a long, overdue sigh. Cliff and Jim, the frickin’ and frackin’ of the built-in pool industry, are making a Burger Chef run while the cement sets.