In the early 1960's this is how we dressed to go to Sunday Mass, the early Mass, the Low Mass!
My Father stationed at Ft. Jackson around 1942 prior to being sent into World War II in North Africa and then Italy (which changed his life forever). This is in front of the Capitol Building (State House) in Columbia, South Carolina. Little did he know then, that he, a Cape Bretoner from Nova Scotia would end up 90 miles west of this photo in Augusta, Georgia in 1960 and die there in 1987!:
Others at Ft. Jackson, SC:
Then somewhere overseas:
Then in good old Napoli at a restaurant:
Then in Atlanta, Georgia, not long after arriving there, around 1957: