May 1962
New Yorker;5/12/1962, Vol. 38 Issue 12, p34
The article focuses on the move of leather footwear manufacturers to launch a campaign against the sneakers footgear because of its increasing popularity in the U.S. market. The leather-shoe people announce that sneakers are sloppy, unsophisticated and bad for the feet. However, the patrons of sneakers claim that their footwear help cure a psychosomatic ailment.


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