I'm interested in scads of topics, and it seems I'm always running into interesting tidbits. I'd like to share some with you. I promise they'll always have at least a fleeting relevance to the day at hand.
October 10, 2011
October 10: Tuxedo Introduced to America, 1886
The dinner jacket was designed for the Prince of Wales (later Edward VII), as a comfortable garment for less formal dinners. But it took those young sports from Tuxedo Park to make it truly fashionable.