Benjamin Patou, Interviewed by Margaret KempExcerpt:Creator of Moma Group, Benjamin Patou, great-nephew of couturier Jean Patou was born in Neuilly where he lives to-day. Dubbed “le roi de la nuit parisienne” Patou began his brilliant career as a DJ and has since acquired several top Paris hot-spots. His dream is to buy into Jean Patou and restore it to its former glory.
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Pictured: the Floyd Standifer (on trumpet) band of Seattle, circa 1960, playing at Pete’s Poopdeck.
You don’t see any Plumber’s Crack, skinny, shorty-legs pants or tee-shirts here. These professional musicians are dressed with self-respect, and are plenty comfortable with their short-sleeved white shirts and belts to hold up their trousers at the Actual Waist, which keeps them looking tall and well-proportioned.
The Beatles, Consistently Well-Dressed Musicians, circa 1965