David Morgan Through the Years

With David’s passing, it has given us pause to look back at our company throughout the years. David Morgan began as Austral Enterprises in 1962. Many items that found their way into the catalog began as unique items that David and Dorothy found in Wales. (David spent much time there over the years and could speak Welsh. He was a staunch advocate for Welsh independence.)

The photos below were taken from a catalog in 1980. The models are usually family and friends. Enjoy this blast from the past.

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Welsh Fisherman’s Smock

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Hickory Shirt (not the same maker of our current Hickory Shirt.)

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Medical Sheepskin

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The Slouch (we still carry the Slouch, and nothing has changed on this Classic.)

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And nothing has changed on caring for your Akubra!